As many of you are already aware, the national credit reporting agency, Equifax experienced a compromise of consumer data. Equifax has created a website to aid consumers to determine if their information has been potentially compromised. It is best to review the information and services that Equifax is providing. You can visit this site at www.equifaxsecurity2017.com.
CTCU suggests the following as a regular practice to protect your information:
· Review and monitor your CTCU account activity. You can do this by logging on to online or mobile banking. You can also set up alerts through online banking by logging on , go to the additional services tab and click on Mobile Banking & Alerts.
· Review and monitor your credit report. You can obtain a free copy of your report by visiting www.annualcreditreport.com
Being aware of your accounts and credit report is a good way to protect yourself. Please visit the Equifax website listed above for up to date information.