Credit Bureau Equifax has been ordered to pay consumers that were impacted by the Data Breach as a part of the settlement. The settlement are part of the $575 to $700 million with the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and 48 states. Indiana and Massachusetts are still pursuing individual lawsuit against the credit giant.
Before you get too excited check and see if your information was a part of the breach, if so you can file a claim for $125 or get free credit monitoring for ten years!
Get the information on How To File a Claim here