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What to do if your social security number was stolen in the massive Equifax hack

Credit reporting agency Equifax said Thursday that hackers have breached personal information belonging to 143 million Americans. That means that roughly 44 percent of the country's population may have had their social security, credit card, or driver's license number compromised along with various other pieces of identifying data. SEE ALSO: Bad news for literally anyone with a credit card: there's a good chance you just got hacked Equifax is asking its customers to visit a special website (equifaxsecurity2017.
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