There are over 16 million identity theft victims a year—that’s a new victim every two seconds.* And, unfortunately, every key stage of life introduces new fraud and identity theft-related risks. Attending college. Getting married. Buying a home. Retiring. But you already have too much to think about, and the constant phone calls and paperwork involved in recovering from identity theft can be overwhelming. That’s why VyStar partnered with CyberScout—the nation’s leading premier provider of identity services—to offer you LifeStages Identity Management Services, a comprehensive, proactive protection service that gives you the support you need for peace of mind.
Your free LifeStages identity management services from VyStar keeps pace with emerging identity threats across all stages of your life. If you ever find yourself faced with identity theft worries, a simple phone call will start you toward recovery. You and your family** can get help from a dedicated on-call fraud specialist whose support goes far beyond do-it-yourself kit resolution. The specialist will handle the recovery process behind the scenes by placing fraud alerts, calling creditors and sticking with you for as long as it takes to restore your good name and peace of mind.
Unlike other solutions that solely focus on detecting identity theft after it has occurred, LifeStages also offers proactive services to help avoid risk and minimize possible damages, including educational resources and state-of-the-art credit and fraud monitoring with no hidden costs. The identity management services powered by CyberScout are provided at no charge to all VyStar personal checking account holders and their resident family members.
Suspect identity theft? If you’re not sure when you should call for help, these are some examples of activity that should raise a red flag:
Together with LifeStages, VyStar is pleased to offer the following services to help protect you from fraud and identity theft:
If you would like more information about identity theft or think you might be an identity theft victim, call VyStar at (904) 777-6000 or 1 (800) 445-6289 and ask about LifeStages by CyberScout.
*Source: “2018 Identity Fraud: Fraud Enters a New Era of Complexity,” Javelin Strategy & Research.
**Identity protection services are available to a spouse and/or immediate family members under 26 years old who live in the household.