The Equifax Data Breach
What You Can Do
If you have a credit report, there’s a good chance that you’re one of the 143 million American consumers whose sensitive personal information was exposed in the Equifax data breach, one of the nation’s three major credit-reporting agencies.
Equifax reported that the breach lasted from mid-May through July 2017. The hackers accessed people’s names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver’s license numbers. They also stole credit card numbers for about 209,000 people and dispute documents with personal identifying information for about 182,000 people.Read Full Article
“On the Go” Nationwide Convenience
More Branches and ATMs than the Largest Banks
Our CO–OP Shared Branch network recently reached another new milestone, surpassing mega-bank Chase to become the country’s second largest branch network among commercial financial institutions.
The number of CO-OP Shared Branches now totals 5,671 physical locations. With 5,567 branches as determined by the FDIC, Chase moves down to the third spot in the country. While Wells Fargo’s branch network remains the nation’s largest, CO-OP Shared Branch is quickly ascending in the rankings.Read Full Article