In this full table episode the hosts get some updates on the Equifax hack and learn how to go about protecting your own credit. They also dive into all the latest Apple 2017 event goodness!
Equihax – updates and Proper response
- Remediation steps currently are:
1. Go get copies of all of your credit reports from here. Keep them safe. They may be needed as historic evidence: https://www.annualcreditreport.com/index.action
2. Freeze your credit on all credit services. This link has a list: https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/6yv4gb/official_mega_thread_recent_equifax_security/dmqdld2/
3. Opt out of any pre-screened credit offers: https://www.optoutprescreen.com/?rf=t
4. Rinse/Repeat for your children. Yup, they’re in this too.