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It is a legitimate offer from Target, but if you are going to request credit monitoring access code go directly to the site Links, especially in email, could be fake.

From the Target website:

A message to our guests

We truly value our relationship with you, our guests, and know this incident had a significant impact on you. We are sorry. We remain focused on addressing your questions and concerns.
• You have zero liability for any charges that you didn’t make.
• No action is required by you unless you see charges you didn’t make.
• Because we value you as our guest and your trust is important to us, Target is offering one year of free credit monitoring to all guests who shopped U.S. stores. Visit to request an activation code. View our FAQ on credit monitoring here.
• Your social security number was not compromised.
• Be wary of call or email scams that may appear to offer protection but are really trying to get personal information from you.
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