Equifax Security Breach

EquifaxEquifax had a data breach that potentially impacted over 143 million people. The company has offered free credit monitoring to everyone…sounds good right?!?! However, by signing up for free credit monitoring, you may be giving up your rights to participate in any class action lawsuit!

Here’s the language:

Arbitration

or check out this article: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/why-some-equifax-customers-have-unwittingly-waived-their-rights-to-a-class-action-lawsuit-2017-09-08

If that doesn’t make you made, what about the three Equifax executives who sold shares of their stock after the breach, but before telling the public?

Read this article from NPR: http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/09/08/549434187/3-equifax-executives-sold-stock-days-after-hack-that-wasnt-disclosed-for-a-month

 

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