Equifax Announces Major Data Breach

September 08, 2017


On Thursday, September 7th Equifax (a credit reporting agency) announced that between May 2017 and July 2017 they had a major data breach and over 140 million American consumers' personal information may have been compromised.

In today's society, Identity Theft is a real threat and consumers should do everything they can to ensure that their personal information is not compromised however, like with the Equifax incident, there are some things out of our control.

Your BBB offers information to assist those that find themselves in a situation where their personal information may have been compromised here.