Below is the step-by-step guide to getting your free Experian credit report through AnnualCreditReport.com.
(If you would like to view the step by step guide to getting your free credit report form the beginning, click here)
Experian Credit Report Step 1: Enter Last Four Digits of Your Social Security Number
AnnualCreditReport.com pre-loads the information from Step 3 in the Step by Step guide. All you need to do is verify the last 4 digits of your Social Security Number and click Submit.
Experian Credit Report Step 2: Start
After verifying the last four digits of your social security number you will have to start the process by clicking on Annual Credit Report button.
Experian Credit Report Step 3: Order Summary
You will have to confirm you want to “order” a copy of your free credit report. Verify the cost is $0.00 and click Submit.
Experian Credit Report Step 4: Verify Your Identity
To make sure you are who you say you are Experian will ask you a few questions only you know. Answer the questions they ask you to verify your identity and click next.
Experian Credit Report Step 5: View Your Report
Print a copy of your credit report.
Experian Credit Report Step 5: Return to AnnualCreditReport.com
Use the mini menu at the top of your screen (you may have to close other windows to get back to the main window) and click on Return to AnnualCreditReport.com.
**Sometimes the site may time out and you will get an error saying your session has timed out. If that happens, just return to the beginning of the guide and start over (I know this is a pain!). When selecting the credit bureaus to pull, just select the remaining credit bureaus you have not yet run.
Experian Credit Report Step 5: Go the the Next Credit Bureau
Which Credit Bureau is Next?