Part 2: What is TrustedID Premier?

Part 2: What is TrustedID Premier?

Equifax’s response to the data breach is to offer consumers one free year of credit file monitoring services through TrustedID Premier. This includes monitoring reports generated by Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion; the ability to lock and unlock Equifax credit reports with a credit freeze: identity theft insurance; and Social Security number monitoring.

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What The Equifax Data Breach Means – Part 1

What The Equifax Data Breach Means – Part 1

Equifax, one of the three main credit reporting agencies, announced a massive data security breach Sept. 7 that exposed vital personal identification data, including names, addresses, and social security numbers of as many as 143 million consumers, roughly 55 percent of Americans ages 18 and older.

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Be Prepared For Scam Calls, Fraud This Time Of Year

Be Prepared For Scam Calls, Fraud This Time Of Year

You are all aware of the devastating hurricanes that hit Texas, the Gulf and the ones that were, as of the deadline of this article, devastating the Caribbean and soon to hit Florida. You also may notice the many requests for financial aid from many sources. Please remember if it sounds too good to be true, it is too good to be true.

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What are Annuities, What/Who Are They For?

What are Annuities, What/Who Are They For?

During your working years you took home a regular paycheck (weekly, bi-monthly or monthly), and you paid for everything with its proceeds, rent, mortgage, auto, food, utilities, clothes, vacation, entertainment, the kids and inverted for your retirement. Now, you are retiring and your paychecks will stop. You will switch from receiving a steady income to paying your ongoing bills.

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