ProtectMyID enrollment deadline
The March 31 deadline to enroll with Experian’s ProtectMyID credit monitoring service is fast approaching, and the South Carolina Department of Revenue reminds taxpayers to sign up either online or by phone for the one-year, free service. You can do that by visiting www.protectmyid.com/scdor and entering the code “SCDOR123” or by calling 1-866/578-5422. “We encourage consumers to take advantage of all the free tools available to mitigate the effects of the DOR breach,” said Carrie Grube Lybarker, Administrator of the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs. For more information on protecting yourself against identity theft, visit the Department of Consumer Affairs’ website at www.consumer.sc.gov or call 1-800/922-1594. Information related to the security breach can be found on DOR’s website at www.sctax.org.