Is locking your Equifax credit report good enough?

Locking your credit at Equifax will still leave you vulnerable to identity theft -- you need to block access at all three agencies......»»

Category: personalSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Has Alliance Data Systems Regained Its Composure?

The firm took a dip from credit card losses in 2016. Is it now back in the good graces of value investors?Check out Jeff Ubben Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Jeff Ubben (Updated on 03/07/2018), Check out G.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusMar 8th, 2018

Another new report chips away at Equifax"s integrity

The claims of misinformation stemming from the Equifax hack continue. The Wall Street Journal reports that hackers who breached Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) five months ago accessed more of consumers’ personal information than the Atlanta-based credit .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2018

Senator Elizabeth Warren’s office makes new allegations against Equifax

The senator’s office published a new report on the credit agency Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2018

Why Your Credit Score May Not Be As Good As You Think It Is

If you’re in the market for a car or home loan, chances are you ran a free credit report to see how good (or bad) your score is. Maybe you’re feeling good about yourself, and then all of a sudden you’re denied outright......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 1st, 2018

You now have more time to freeze your Equifax credit report for free

A deadline for using Equifax’s free service has been extended......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2018

Time is Running Out to Freeze Your Equifax Credit Report for Free

Here's when the final day is to freeze your credit for free. If you haven’t frozen or unfrozen your Equifax credit report for free, the Jan. 31 deadline i.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 29th, 2018

If you want to freeze your Equifax credit report for free, act fast

A deadline for using Equifax’s free service is approaching.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 29th, 2018

Obama Deserves More Credit Than Trump For Good Economy, Americans Say In New Poll

Trump's ratings “might be yet worse were it not for sharply improved economic sentiment,” the poll report states......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 22nd, 2018

How Long Will a Bankruptcy Stay on My Credit Report?

Depending on the type of bankruptcy you pursue, it could stay on your record for seven to 10 years. The good news? You can take steps to boost your credit even after you've filed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 20th, 2017

How to Sign Up for Health Insurance If Your Credit Is Frozen

Consumers signing up for health insurance on the federal health exchange could have a more difficult time this year thanks to the Equifax data breach, according to a report from Kaiser Health News......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 13th, 2017

Cybercrimes present unique challenges for investigators

The federal investigators looking into the breach that exposed personal information maintained by the Equifax credit report company are used to dealing with high-profile hacks and the challenges they present......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2017

NewsWatch: Equifax will release a free credit-locking service ‘for life’ — but will people use it?

The new credit locking service will be available in January, the company’s CEO said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 10th, 2017

The Equifax Breach Could End the Credit Industry as We Know It

And that's a good thing for American consumers. Even in an era .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 20th, 2017

A shocking number of Americans have never looked at their credit report — that"s good news for cybercriminals

Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesAmericans love their credit car.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 17th, 2017

61 million Americans Checked Credit Score After Equifax Data Breach

Two weeks after the Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) data breach was revealed, 61 million Americans checked their credit score or credit report,according to a new report. However, about 71........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 13th, 2017

If You Think the Equifax Data Breach Is Scary, Check Out This Statistic

Do you know what's in your credit report?.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 13th, 2017

Equifax takes down customer support webpage after report of a new hack (EFX)

Thomson ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - Equifax Inc said on Thursday it has taken one of its customer help web pages offline as its security team looks into reports of another potential cyber breach at the credit reporting company, which recently.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Equifax Says 2.5 Million More People May Have Been Affected by Security Breach

That brings the total up to 145.5 million people (NEW YORK) — Credit report company Equifax is now saying an additional 2.5 million Americans may hav.....»»

Category: topSource: timeOct 5th, 2017

Equifax: 2.5 million more Americans may be affected by hack

Credit report company Equifax said Monday that.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 3rd, 2017

Equifax: 2.5M more Americans may be affected by hack

Credit report company Equifax is now saying an additional 2.5 million Americans may have been affected by a massive security breach this summer, bringing the total to 145.5 million people......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 2nd, 2017