by Fred Fuld III
Equifax has set up a website for the settlement of the data breach back in September of 2017.
If you have been impacted, you can file a claim and receive free credit monitoring, or if you already have credit monitoring, you can request a $125 cash payment.
In addition, you may be able to claim for time you spent to remedy the misuse of your personal information, assuming you can provide documentation.
To see if you have been impacted, go to the following site, scroll down and click on the Find Out If Your Information Has Been Impacted button.
To file a claim, go to the following link: