Tag: Equifax

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Biden wants to change how credit scores work in America

December 18, 2020

Via: Fortune

The credit industry isn’t working if you ask consumer advocates. The Big Three credit agencies—Equifax, TransUnion, and Experian—are black boxes, gathering and selling consumer data, grading us on our financial behavior without letting us in on how they do it, […]


Equifax is partnering with a digital ID verification company

February 26, 2018

Via: Business Insider

US credit bureau Equifax has formed a partnership with South Africa-based Entersekt, a company specializing in customer authentication and device security. Equifax has licensed Entersekt’s Transakt solution, which it said will add an “extra layer of security” to protect Equifax […]


Equifax CEO steps down after massive data breach

September 26, 2017

Via: Business Insider

Equifax, the consumer-data giant that was targeted in a hack that exposed the personal data of nearly half the U.S. population, said its CEO is out effective immediately. Richard Smith will “retire” as Chairman of the Board and CEO effective […]