As we are sure many of you have heard, Equifax, a consumer credit reporting agency, has experienced a massive data breach. Because Equifax is used by many businesses that conduct credit checks, the potential impact is huge. Equifax is used by landlords, utility companies, potential employers as well as lenders to verify credit histories. Equifax has reported that this cyber breach has the potential to touch more than 140 million consumers.
Concerned about the Equifax breach?
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You can confirm whether you are at risk by going to this website, https://www.equifaxsecurity2017.com/ and by watching for information from Equifax.
The Federal Trade Commission also has some very good information about the breach on their website that you can access using the following link: