Jan. 21, 2013 - Are you prepared to spend time and money if someone steals your identity?
The Federal Trade Commission estimates that as many as 9 million Americans have their identities stolen each year. The crime takes many forms.
Identity thieves may rent an apartment, obtain a credit card, or establish a telephone account in your name. You may not find out about the theft until you review your credit report or a credit card statement and notice charges you didn’t make — or until you’re contacted by a debt collector.
While some identity theft victims can resolve their problems quickly, others spend hundreds of dollars and many days repairing damage to their good name and credit record.
Erie Insurance’s Identity Recovery Coverage is designed to help you restore your credit in the event of identity theft or fraud. With ERIE’s coverage, the expenses covered include the costs for:
Identity Recovery Coverage can be added to any ERIE homeowners or mobile home insurance policy. Contact your ERIE Agent about adding Identity Recovery Coverage to your policy.