Subscribe / Renew
September 11, 2017
NEW YORK — There's no way around it: The news from credit reporting company Equifax that 143 million Americans had their information exposed is very serious.
The crucial pieces of personal information that criminals may need to commit identity theft — Social Security numbers, birthdates, address histories, legal names — were all obtained. And once your personal data is out there, it's basically out there forever.
. . .