Equifax Phone Number

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Current Wait: 16 mins (13m avg)
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm EST; best time to call: 9:05am
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Get to a live person fastest: At prompt, press 1; then wait. For Security Freeze Department.

Reasons customers like you called recently

Need to add phone number to fraud alert
a day ago
I need to get info on my currently and actual credit report and update it with new info...
2d ago
I need to find out when my extra credit monitoring started and when it ends from a cred...
2d ago
Received a letter from Equifax stating the my SSN is associated with a deceased person
2d ago
Credit report company charging me for services I never signed up for
2d ago
I went and tried to get a car from a car lot and I was notice that there was a freeze a...
3d ago
Need to add phone number to my credit hold or just remove it
3d ago
Trouble accessing my account.*Takes my password but says “no products available”..... f...
3d ago
Questions about debt consolidation
3d ago
I am trying to dispute * items on my credit report from Samaritan medical
3d ago
i need a physical address to send personal documentation such as SSNs and Birth Certifi...
3d ago
I would like to inquire about a potential freeze on my account
3d ago
I paid over $**** to my credit cards and my score went DOWN ** points. Why? I have no n...
5d ago
updating address, employer, and adding credit profile, and disputing expunged items.
6d ago
Your system was unable to find my identity
7d ago
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Customer Number 866-640-2273 - by the Numbers

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Mon-Fri 9am-5pm EST
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At prompt, press 1; then wait. For Security Freeze Department.
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Tue Jan 21 2020 08:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

Equifax's Best Toll-Free/800 Customer Phone Number

This is Equifax's best phone number, the real-time current wait on hold and tools for skipping right through those phone lines to get right to a Equifax agent. This phone number is Equifax's Best Phone Number because 187,800 customers like you used this contact information over the last 18 months and gave us feedback. Common problems addressed by the customer care unit that answers calls to 866-640-2273 include Unfreeze Credit, Freeze Credit, Dispute a Charge, Locked Account, Credit Score Change and other customer service issues. The Equifax call center that you call into has employees from India, Philippines and is open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm EST according to customers. In total, Equifax has 14 phone numbers. It's not always clear what is the best way to talk to Equifax representatives, so we started compiling this information built from suggestions from the customer community. Please keep sharing your experiences so we can continue to improve this free resource.

Contacting Equifax - by phone or otherwise

While 866-640-2273 is Equifax's best toll-free number, there are 18 total ways to get in touch with them. The next best way to talk to their customer support team, according to other Equifax customers, is by calling their 800-846-5279 phone number for their Customer Service department. Besides calling, the next favorite option for customers looking for help is via 800-846-5279 for Customer Service. If you think this information is inaccurate or know of other ways to contact Equifax please let us know so we can share with other customers. And you can click here if you want to compare all the contact information we've gathered for Equifax.

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