As many of you have heard in the news Equifax, one of the three main credit reporting companies, recently experienced a major data breach. The breach exposed personal information, including the Social Security numbers of about 143 million people in the United States.
Now scammers are attempting to take advantage of the breach. If you receive a phone call from someone claiming to be part of Equifax, do not believe them. This is a total scam. Equifax will not call you out of the blue. These scammers will ask you to verify your personal information. Do not give them any information and instead just hang up the phone. Read More