Many of you may be worried about the security of your information after the major cyber breach reported by Equifax. It concerns me too. Many years ago I had my identity stolen, but fortunately I had a fraud alert on file with the credit bureaus. Therefore, I was notified immediately when someone applied for a Discover card in my name.
When I learned that potentially 143 million Americans could be affected by the Equifax breach, I felt that I should share a few tips that may help you protect your identity and credit.