ATLANTA (FOX 5 Atlanta) - Security freezes, also known as credit freezes, restrict access to your credit file.
This makes it harder for identity thieves to open new accounts in your name.
Now consumers can freeze their credit without paying a fee.
Credit expert John Ulzheimer formerly of FICO and Equifax stopped by Good Day Atlanta by to break down how this all works.
For more information click on his website here.