You are your own best defense against online fraud. If you suspect your Webster account contains fraudulent activity, contact Webster Bank's Security Hotline at 1 (800) 966-0256 for further assistance. Specialists are available 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., 7 days a week.

If you suspect that you received a suspicious email from Webster Bank please forward it to us immediately.

Whether it's contacting a federal agency such as the Federal Trade Commission, the OCC or a credit reporting agency, there are plenty of resources at your disposal. The following agencies and organizations will help protect you in the instance of stolen identity and fraudulent activity.

The Federal Trade Commission

FTC Identity Theft Clearinghouse

600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC; 20580

FTC Identity Theft Hotline

(800) 877-IDTHEFT

(800) 877-438-4338

Identity Theft Resource Center

The National Fraud Information Center

Contact the Credit Reporting Agencies

If you become a victim of identity theft it is critical to minimize the damage to your personal and financial information by contacting the credit reporting agencies to place a fraud alert on your credit report. You should also request a free credit report.


PO Box 740241

Atlanta, GA 30374

To report Fraud: (800) 525-6285

To order a credit report (800) 685-1111


PO Box 2002

Allen, TX 75013

To report Fraud: (888) 397-3742

To order a Credit Report: (888) 397-3742


PO Box 2000

Chester, PA 19022

To report fraud: (800) 680-7289

To order a credit report: (800) 888-4213