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The Equifax Data Breach

Posted by Brower Financial Group on Sep 17, 2017 5:08:11 PM

Have you been affected? If so, how can you try to protect yourself?

On September 7, credit reporting agency Equifax dropped a consumer bombshell. It revealed that cybercriminals had gained access to the personal information of as many as 143 million Americans between May and July – about 44% of the U.S. population. The culprits were able to retrieve roughly 209,000 credit card numbers, in addition to many Social Security and driver’s license numbers.1

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Topics: Data Breach