"When a data breach occurs, our primary concern is protecting Georgia consumers who may have been impacted", said Attorney General Chris Carr.
In addition, Carr said one of the first steps Georgians should take is freezing their credit, which essentially locks down a person's credit to prevent thieves from opening credit lines.
Experts also recommend that you regularly monitor your other financial accounts including credit cards, checking accounts, savings accounts and any others.
I'm not a big fan of credit freezes.
There are literally hundreds of smaller consumer-reporting companies operating in the USA and the smaller ones are collecting information you might not expect.
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"I believe that certain aspects of your messaging to consumers in the wake of this breach have the capacity to mislead consumers and may violate the Maryland Consumer Protection Act", he wrote.
Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson revealed the scope of the breach Tuesday, warning citizens to take steps to protect their identities.
"Like, how they are anxious about it and how they have to go through everything and make sure nothing was actually affected by it", said Campbell.
If you visit myaccount.google.com you can see Google tracks your activity, it can tell what you search, sites you visited and can date back years. If in doubt, contact the bank or business directly at a phone number or website known to you.
If you believe you are a victim of identity theft call the toll free Colorado Bureau of Investigation 24 Hour Identity Theft & Fraud Hotline at 1-855-443-3489.
When I personally called the number to ask about Equifax waiving the fees for security freezes, the call center representative couldn't answer my question.
Terri Englishbee described the feeling finding out her personal information has been compromised in the recent Equifax data breach. If you are a victim of identity theft, Minnesota law allows you to place a credit freeze for free. You just need to enter your last name and last six numbers of your social security number.