Thursday, May 10, 2018

Equifax Lets Thieves Raid "Frozen" Credit Reports

Ugh. Any time I hear "Equifax" I just assume the worst.

So let’s review. Many people who have succeeded in freezing their credit files with Equifax have nonetheless had their identities stolen and new accounts opened in their names thanks to a lesser-known credit bureau that seems to rely entirely on credit checking entites operated by Equifax.