Another day another hack, but this time it’s credit monitoring agency Equifax that’s been hit and your personal information could be at risk. Use their potential impact site to check if your data has been compromised (LINK). Don’t wait for Equifax to contact you – they’re too busy selling stock.
“The company has found no evidence of unauthorized activity on Equifax’s core consumer or commercial credit reporting databases,” the credit bureau said in a statement. Additionally, Equifax is offering free identity theft protection and credit file monitoring to consumers here.