FRI, NOV 10th, 2017
With the recent Equifax security breach which affected approximately 145.5 million consumers, here are 5 things you can do to help protect yourself from identity theft:
1. Get a free credit report every year from each of the 3 major reporting agencies (Equifax, Experian, and Transunion). You can stagger them to get one report every 4 months. Review the reports for accuracy to make sure there are no mistakes or fraudulent lines of credit.
2. Setup a fraud alert. A fraud alert on your credit report will notify lenders and creditors to take an extra step …Read More