Equifax data breach: Your questions answered

Equifax answers

AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Over half a million Mainers are impacted by the recent Equifax data breach that was made public last Thursday, if you are one of them, you do have options.

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NEWS CENTER covered the breach Friday and since then we have received a number of questions from viewers at home; particularly about legal action options if they enroll in Equifax's ID protection program. Samantha York will be sitting down with Maine's Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection Superintendent Will Lund Monday afternoon to answer that question along with other concerns.

WATCH: Full interview with Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection Superintendent Will Lund

To freeze your credit files with Equifax: www.freeze.equifax.com

To freeze your credit files with Experian: www.experian.com/freeze

To freeze your credit files with TransUnion: www.transunion.com/freeze

For more information about Maine's file freeze law, click here.

 

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