See if your personal information is potentially impacted by the cyber security breach at Equifax.
Equifax Website Hacked Again
Visitors to the site were offered a fake Flash Player update that installed adware.
Equifax breach: Why only 61M Americans checked their credit afterwards
A new report released Wednesday suggests only 61 million adults checked their credit in the first two weeks after Equifax's security breach was reported.
New rules aim to curb payday loan abuses
by: Kelli B. Grant
New protections from the CFPB curtail payday loans, yet consumer advocates say they should be treated as a "loan of last resort."
Equifax says 2.5 million more people might have been affected by the hack than previously thought
by: Elena Holodny
145.5 million consumers may have had personal information exposed.
How Equifax, credit agencies, could benefit from the data breach
Equifax (NYSE:EFX) CEO Richard Smith retired suddenly on Tuesday after the company suffered a massive hack that put the sensitive information of about 143 million Americans at risk, but despite near-term discomfort, there’s a chance Equifax and other credit reporting agencies could ultimately benefit from the incident.