Social Security Number Protections

Capital One protects your Social Security Number.  Our policies and procedures:

  1. Protect the confidentiality of Social Security numbers;
  2. Prohibit the unlawful disclosure of Social Security numbers; and
  3. Limit access to Social Security numbers to employees or others with legitimate business purposes.

These safeguards apply to all Social Security numbers collected through any channel or retained in any way by Capital One in connection with customer, employee or other relationships. Individuals applying for or obtaining a product or service from us to be used primarily for personal, family or household purposes may obtain more information by reviewing Capital One’s Privacy and Opt Out Notice.


Report Fraud on Your Account

Contact us immediately if an unauthorized person has accessed your

Learn more about reporting fraud 


Report Suspicious Phishing E-mail

Ignore e-mails requesting your Capital One account or sign in information.  If you believe you have received a phishing e-mail, forward the e-mail to abuse@capitalone.com.

Learn more about reporting suspicious e-mail.