Almost two years ago, in September of 2017, Equifax, experienced one of the hugest and damaging personal data breaches in the history. Personal information of about 147 million people was exposed. Chances are your private information was exposed too.
After an investigation and scrutiny, the company has agreed to a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission. In accordance with the agreement, Equifax will pay $425 million out of the $700 million settlement to people affected by the breach.[Read more…] about Affected by the Equifax Data Breach? Here’s What You Need to Do