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Equifax Betrays Us All

“If you have a credit report, chances are you may be in this breach. The chances are much better than 50 percent.”

Not only did Equifax allow such a shocking breach to happen, it sat on the information from July 29 to September 7.

Since Equifax discovered its failure, it has continued to behave abominably, including allowing three of their execs to sell a portion (small, by the metrics of the megawealthy) of company stock prior to the disclosure.

As a silver lining of sorts, this scandal exposed some of Equifax's other skeeziness, namely the clause in its terms of service, apparently last updated well before the breach, that forces you to waive your right to join in a class action lawsuit.

Nice, right?

What can we do to protect ourselves?

Not much, but here are a couple of things:

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