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What do you do if your identity is stolen?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara
  • Report it to police
  • report to all account providers (bank, credit)
  • report to credit reporting agencies, and get a copy of credit report

Where do Identity thieves get their information?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

Trash, looking over someone’s shoulder, stealing, computers/hacking.

What kinds of info are identity thieves looking for?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

Social security numbers, dates of birth, bank account numbers, credit card offers, wallets.

What is Identity Theft?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

When someone steals your name and other personal information for fraudulent purposes.

How long does it take for the school to be notified of an approved loan?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

The time it takes for a school to be notified depends on how long it takes the student to complete the application and sign the promissory note. It could be a week to two weeks once everything is in place.

How will my school be notified I have been approved for a loan?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

Schools are notified electronically from the lender that you have been approved.

What is PSU’s priority filing deadline?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

March 1st

How do you apply for financial aid?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

Complete FAFSA online at www.fafsa.ed.gov and complete any forms necessary for institution applying for.

Where can I get advice on taking out a loan?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

PSU Financial Aid Office

What is the maximum Federal Stafford Loan eligibility for an Undergraduate Program?

May 11th, 2011 by Cara

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