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Equifax

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The credit monitoring company Equifax is hoping to win back the public's trust; but it's off to a rocky start.

Last week Equifax announced that it had been hacked by criminals that obtained the personal information of 143 million Americans. Information that included names, addresses and social security numbers. To make up for this failure in protecting your assets the company said it would give anyone affected a free one year subscription to its credit monitoring service. However there was a catch.  read more »