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San Diego, CA Identity Theft Lawyers

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San Diego, CA Identity Theft Lawyers

There is only one you, but there are a lot of people who want to be you these days, or at least have your identity – if only to gain access to your personal financial information and complete control over your finances. It was once the hard part to earn a living. Now, it’s nearly as hard to protect the money you’re earning, saving and investing from predators dedicated to stealing your identity. Criminals who make it their aim to steal money from you and others by pretending to be you have a decisive advantage because they have made it their full-time mission to steal your identity.

It can be disconcerting to think that there are people out there looking to steal your personal information in order to open an account, buy something or receive medical care in your name, so we’re doubly committed to protecting people just like you who may have fallen victim to identity theft but don’t even know it. We help prevent identity theft from happening in the first place, minimize damage to your credit if identity theft does occur, and assist in recovering your identity and credit once it has been stolen. If you’re a victim of identity theft, we can help. Just call our San Diego identity theft lawyers today and let us help you reclaim your identity and your credit.

Reducing The Effects Of Identity Theft

Criminals will not hesitate to exploit your stolen identity for fraudulent purposes. Therefore, it is crucial that you take immediate action to minimize the consequences of the theft. Here are some steps you can take to lessen the likelihood that identity thieves will use your identity.

  1. File a police report. Call your local law enforcement and furnish them with all relevant details regarding the incident of identity theft. You will need to provide a detailed report in order to file a claim with your credit card company.
  2. Alert credit reporting agencies. If you want to place a fraud alert on your credit reports, you should contact one of the three major credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian, or TransUnion. This measure aids in preventing the opening of additional unauthorized accounts using your name.
  3. Review your accounts. Ensure that you regularly review your bank and credit card statements, along with your financial accounts, to identify any unauthorized transactions, and report any suspicious activity to your financial institution immediately.
  4. Contest false charges. Notify the companies involved in any fraudulent transactions or accounts that your identity was stolen. Dispute the charges and back up your claim with any evidence can. Close the accounts and create new ones with different usernames and passwords.

How Working With Our San Diego Identity Theft Lawyers Can Help You 

After discovering you have been the target of identity theft, you may be angry, confused and anxious about the financial implications, and you may assume that first trying to sort out the process alone will be quicker and cheaper than hiring an identity theft lawyer. However, hiring an identity theft lawyer has several advantages.

Here are some reasons why you should seek legal guidance:

California Law: An identity theft lawyer is a local, professional resource who has knowledge of your local laws, and can pursue legal action and seek damages for you. We will protect your rights under the law (that you may not know about) and could prevent additional problems.

Clean-up Assistance: An identity theft can leave a mess. Our lawyers can assist you with the nitty-gritty details by working with your creditors and credit card companies. We can obtain replacement and cancel stolen credit cards, negotiate to cancel accounts opened through identity theft, report those accounts to credit bureaus and debt collectors, try to have fraudulent data removed, and perform similar acts of diligence, all of which would take a long time to do yourself.

Recover Compensation For Your Losses: If you are a victim of identity theft, you may be entitled to compensatory damages. Our identity theft lawyers can determine the extent of your financial loss and serve as your advocate when trying to recover your financial losses from the party that perpetrated your identity theft.

Our firm is well-versed in all the intricacies of identity theft cases and can provide you with effective legal assistance. We’ll guide you through the process of recovering your stolen identity and take action to protect your credit and financial future. today!

When It Comes To Identity Theft, Loker Law Is The Winning Choice

Are you an identity theft victim in the San Diego area? If so, your options for help are abundant. Much of that help, however, can be of questionable benefit. In moments of crisis, you need skilled, knowledgeable professionals, experienced in identity theft, to win the justice you deserve for a crime committed against you. You need experienced San Diego identity theft lawyers – contact Loker Law!

We have extensive experience winning identity theft cases and will work hard for you. Our staff will do everything possible to win your case and get you relief in the aftermath of this crime. No matter whether you need help reporting a theft, attempting to fight fraudulent charges, or filing a lawsuit against the wrongdoer, our team can help. Call today to schedule a free consultation to learn why Loker Law is the right firm to help you fight identity theft and take back your life.

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