GREENSBORO, N.C. - You've probably heard by now Wells Fargo is involved in a huge phony accounts scandal. Bank employees are accused of opening accounts without customers knowing. Wells Fargo's CEO claimed he first heard about the fake accounts in 2013. But now a whistleblower says she told the company years earlier.

So here's how you make sure this doesn't happen to you. Get a credit report! That's the best way to make sure no one is pulling a fast one.

You can get a free credit report every year from Equifax, Experian and Transunion. To get the most of that space it out so you're getting one every four months.

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