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More Than a Number: Identity Theft Prevention

 

Where Can I Learn More?

More Than a Number | Defend Veterans' Identities - Identity Theft on Digital Background

Where can I find more information on identity theft?

Download the More Than a Number Tip Card.

Access the links below to visit some of the best government and industry resources on the Web for identity theft prevention.

Given the recent activities surrounding the OPM data breach, here are some additional resources to help you ensure your identity is protected:

  • Stay up to date by following FTC’s blog External link to a government website.
  • IdentityTheft.gov External link to a government website is a new resource to help people report and recover from identity theft and deal with data breaches.  The site can help people understand the critical steps to take first and provides detailed advice, easy-to-print checklists and sample letters.
  • For more information about the site, read the recent blog post:  Recovering from identity theft is easier with a plan External link to a government website.

Contact Us

  • VA’s Identity Safety Service
    810 Vermont Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20420
  • Email:  vaidtheft@va.gov
    Help Line:  (855) 578-5492
    Hours:  8AM - 8PM (Eastern)
                   Monday-Friday

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