Credit freezes are underused to help protect fraudulent accounts from being opened. Given the number of data breaches happening, a credit freeze is an important line of defense against fraud. Learn what a credit freeze is, how it protects you, and how to set it up.
About Elliott Appel
Elliott Appel is a fee-only fiduciary financial planner, and the host of Making the Most of Time Podcast. He is also the founder of Kindness Financial Planning. He lives in Madison, WI, but serves clients virtually across the United States. When not helping clients organize their financial lives, he enjoys cooking for his wife, playing tennis, hiking, and photography.