Victory State Bank Points to Strategies for Victims of Identity Theft: Part 1: Filing a Complaint
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (AUG. 15, 2012) – Anyone who has ever dealt with the aftermath of having their identity stolen knows how difficult and time-consuming the process of repairing credit can be.
Beginning today, Victory State Bank will be begin a nine-part series highlighting Federal Trade Commission (FTC) tips for repairing your credit in the aftermath of ID theft.
ID Theft Complaint Form
The FTC is the federal clearinghouse for identity theft complaints. The complaints we receive from victims are available to other federal, state and local law enforcement officials nationwide.
Specifically, an Identity Theft Report can be used to permanently information from appearing on your credit report and also make sure that these debts do not reappear on your credit report. An Identity Theft Report can prevent a company from continuing to collect debts that result from identity theft, or selling them to others for collection. It’s also needed to place an extended fraud alert on your credit report.
About Victory State Bank:
VSB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSBN) is the one-bank holding company for Victory State Bank. As Staten Island, N.Y.’s only community-based commercial bank, Victory State Bank operates five full-service locations on the Island: The main office in the community of Great Kills, and branches in the communities of West Brighton, St. George, Dongan Hills and Rosebank. For additional information, Victory State Bank may be reached at 718-979-1100 or visited online http://www.victorystatebank.com .