Like millions of other people, I panicked a little last week when I learned that my personal information "may have been affected" by the Equifax breach. Thieves have the wealth.
Photo of a father and daughter sitting in the kitchen, daughter comforts her father who is worried about house bills.Nearly a quarter of Americans (23%) had to receive a new.
These days, it seems like every time you read the news, there has been another data breach. Listing all the recent breaches would take far too long, but rest assured.
Freezing your files with the three major credit rating agencies - Equifax, Experian and TransUnion - is one of the best ways to protect yourself from theft of financial identity..
If you are the victim of fraud or scam, some or all of your lost money can be refunded by the FTC. In several cases of fraud and scams, victims.