Regarding The Recent Equifax Data Breach
Equifax has established a website that informs consumers if they may be affected by the breach, provides additional information on the breach, and offers complimentary identity theft protection and credit file monitoring. This information is available at EquifaxSecurity2017.com. To protect your identity and personal information, we are encouraging our customers to take the actions noted below.
Credit Reporting Agencies
If you believe you are the victim of identity theft, contact your local law enforcement office and/or your state attorney general.
Finally, you may also want to consider reviewing information about recovering from identity theft, which is available from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) at https://www.identitytheft.gov/ or by calling 1-877-IDTHEFT (1-877-438-4338).
The FTC also offers general information to protect your online presence at https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/topics/privacy-identity-online-security.