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equifax data breach settlement how to claim your shareBack in 2017 your personal and financial data may have been exported to a data breach.  You can find out if you were by going to the official Equfiax Data Breach Settlement Website at:  



Fill out your last name and last 6 digits of your social security number and submit the form.  If your information shows as compromised, you are eligible to sign up for a $125.00 settlement.  That amount is payable by check/card or 10 years of free credit reporting.

You can also claim for multiple benefits if you spent time and/or money trying to clear up fraudulent activity due to the breach.

You haven until January 22, 2020 to file a claim.

Here are some other resources explaining the breach and settlement.