Want to reduce the number of credit card offers you’re getting in the mail? (That way, you can focus on all the holiday cards you’re getting.)

Here are the ways you can OPT OUT:

  1. Calling 1-888-5-OPTOUT (1-888-567-8688) to have your name removed from direct marketing lists.

  2. Contact the individual credit bureaus by sending your request to the following addresses:

Equifax Inc. PO Box 740123, Atlanta, GA 30374-0123
TransUnion Name Removal Option P.O. Box 505, Woodlyn, PA 19094
Experian 901 West Bond Lincoln, NE, 68521 Attn: Consumer Services Department

  1. Write directly to the Direct Marketing Association at either/or both addresses to opt out of pre-approved offer. Include all pertinent information, including your full name, current address, and home telephone number.

Direct Marketing Association, PO Box 643, Carmel, NY 10512
Direct Marketing Association, PO Box 1559, Carmel, NY 10512

Published: Nov 26, 2006