Opt out from "Pre-approved" Credit Card Mailings
A few good reasons why you should stop companies from being able to access your credit without permission (e.g. stop "pre-approved" credit card offers):
Avoid the hassle of "pre-approved" credit card offers filling up your mailbox.
Minimize the risk of identity theft from credit card offers you receive in the mail.
Go green and help the environment with less paper waste.
Interesting Facts about Junk Mail
- By stopping credit card offers and other prescreen mail, you'll help protect your identity from theft and fraud.
- The average adult receives 41 pounds of junk mail each year. 44% goes to the landfill unopened.
- By reducing your junk mail for 5 years, you'll conserve 1.7 trees and 700 gallons of water, and prevent global warming emissions and you'll gain about 350 hours of free time!
- More than 100 million trees are destroyed each year to produce junk mail. 42% of timber harvested nationwide becomes pulpwood for paper.