Data breach at Equifax prompts a national class-action suit

Source: Kenneth Harney, Washington Post (Paid Registration)

The scenario that personal finance and credit experts feared most about the heist of consumer data from Equifax may already be underway: Criminals are using the stolen information to apply for mortgages, credit cards and student loans, and tapping into bank debit accounts, filing insurance claims and racking up substantial debts, according to a major new class-action suit.

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