Credit Freeze Fees High In Iowa

I’m sure you’ve heard the stories in the wake of all the data breaches that have occurred just in the last couple of months. The Equifax breach back in September may have been the biggest one. Experts suggested your should freeze your credit scores. However, the fees to do so in Iowa to unfreeze your credit score is the highest in the nation. Attorney general Tom Miller has pre-filed a bill for the upcoming legislative session asking most of those fees be eliminated. If you freeze your credit report on the three major credit reporting agencies, it costs you thirty dollars; to temporality lift those freezes is 36-dollars and thirty dollars to permanently remove the freezes.