Should you freeze your credit?

The pros and cons of freezing your credit

identity thief looking for credit card numbers
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When you freeze your credit, you’re limiting lenders and others from looking at your credit reports. If you suspect identity theft or have recently experienced it, freezing your credit may be an action you should consider taking to secure your credit. A freeze stops lenders and other service providers from viewing your credit report. You can lift the freeze if you plan…