Equifax Security Breach

Equifax Security Breach

All residential mortgage lenders use a tri-merge credit report which includes Equifax. Equifax recently experienced a hack of 140 million accounts. They are offering free identity theft protection to consumers; however, as of this posting, it is unclear if the process of checking your information and simultaneously enrolling in identity protection waives your right to litigation, such as a class action law suit.

Please proceed under your own advisement to equifaxsecurity2017.com. Also, there are other actions you might consider at Smarter Living’s 4 Things You Should Do About the Equifax Hack.