Equifax Security Breach

Peoples State Bank wants our customers to know that we share their concern about the Equifax security breach and would like to share the pertinent information we have found.  This is provided for informational purposes only. Peoples State Bank is not making recommendations of action or inaction to our customers, it is important for each customer to weigh the options available to them and act accordingly.

  1. For Information about the Security Breach you may go to Equifax Releases Details on Cybersecurity Incident, Announces Personnel Changes
  2. You may also call Equifax at (866) 447-7559. The Equifax call center is open every day (including weekends) from 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
  3. To see if this breach affects you, you may visit Check Potential Impact

Equifax will send direct mail notices to consumers whose credit card numbers or dispute documents with personal identifying information were impacted.

To see the recommended courses of action that the Federal Trade Commission has provided for consumers you may visit The Equifax Data Breach: What to do?

If you would like to place a security freeze on your Equifax credit information then you may visit Get Answers. Take Action.

To learn more about protecting yourself after a data breach you may read When information is Lost or Exposed