FROM CNN: Equifax data breach: What you need to know!
A huge security breach at credit reporting company Equifax has exposed sensitive information, such as Social Security numbers and addresses, of up to 143 million Americans.
Unlike other data breaches, those affected by the breach may not even know they’re customers of the company.
Equifax() is one of three nationwide credit-reporting agencies that track and rate the financial history of consumers. The company gets its data from credit card companies, banks, retailers and lenders — sometimes without you knowing.
The data breach is among the worst ever because of the amount of people affected and the sensitive type of information exposed…
We are providing the news story above to help illustrate the importance of having an identity theft protection plan.
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FACT: Identity Theft is the fastest growing and No. 1 crime in the U.S. In fact, ID theft happens every 3 seconds!
FACT: In the past 10 months alone, hackers have exposed the identities of over 120 million adults in the U.S. More than 50% of the adult population have been hacked, and most of them don’t even know it–yet!
FACT: Victims average about $6,400 in losses before they discover the ID theft, and 41% of those who did not have ID theft protection in place are STILL dealing with the issue more than TWO YEARS after discovering it!
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SFI Affiliates can make a difference in the lives of their customers by helping to reduce, or even reverse, the devastating results of ID theft. Working with ID theft protection experts at PrivacyMaxx, SFI have designed a comprehensive identity protection package designed exclusively for their customers. This fully-managed Family Identity Recovery Service and $25,000 Service Guarantee is not only an outstanding product but one that can earn you nice, hefty sales commissions to boot!
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