The federal trade commission opened up the online claims process on wednesday where affected consumers can file a digital form or print one out and send it in to claim some of that settlement. And if you signed up for.
To confirm you re eligible to file a claim enter your last name and the last six digits.
How to claim equifax settlement money. It is run by the settlement administrator updated august 3 2019 1pm et. Next you ll see your options for reimbursement. If the court approves the settlement equifax will pay at least 380 million for various losses related to the breach.
On the next page you ll find your options for filing. Then scroll down to find out if your information was impacted and. If your data was stolen you re automatically part of a proposed class action settlement.
As part of the settlement you may file to recover money you spent to protect yourself from identity theft and on credit monitoring following the equifax data breach. Even if 125 isn t a sum of money that matters to you even if you don t feel you were really directly affected by the breach. Be that as it may.
As surprising as it might sound victims of the equifax data breach from back in 2017 still haven t received their share of the 700 million equifax settlement with the ftc yet. Use this link to access the claim process. You ll need to enter your last name and the last six digits of your social security number.
Filing online is the most convenient but you can also. Go claim your 125 from equifax. Updated july 26 2019 7 00pm et to clarify that the equifax settlement website is not run by the company itself.