←Previous Tips for Getting a Credit Report When you Hit a Road Block Write to AnnualCredit Report.com and request a report. TransUnion’s Emery suggests you call his company hotline directly. You’re likely to get a real person instead of recording device. TransUnion: 1-800-916-8800.
At Equifax, Meredith Griffanti says they try to get the reports out quickly. “After we receive the appropriate documents and confirm the consumer’s identity, then we send them their hard copy report through the mail. Again, this is simply for the sake of identity protection and security.
David Emery says the credit bureaus want to provide the reports. “For some reason people believe we are trying to make it difficult to get a credit report.” That’s not so he says, adding, “For most people it is seamless.” Go to Page 1 2 3