Equifax Data Breach: 7 Things You Need to Do Right Now!

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  • Check your credit report right now! http://creditkarma.com is simple, and free.

  • Add Fraud Alerts to get notified anytime your credit changes.

  • Ask your bank for daily email or text alerts that list everything you spent that day.

  • Sign up for a 3rd party identity protection service like https://www.lifelock.com

  • Verify your address with the post office and financial institutions.

  • File your taxes EARLY so hackers can't steal tax returns.

  • Freeze your credit so nothing can change on your credit report until you unfreeze it. Best for serious and immediate cases.

This checklist was created by financeguru

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