Equifax has announced a settlement to consumers who were affected by the September 2017 data breach that impacted personal information of approximately 147 million people. If you were in this group, you may be eligible to file a claim as part of the class action settlement. For more information and details to file a claim visit this site.
What Centris Does to Protect You
As your trusted lifelong financial partner, our number one goal is to safeguard our members’ private information. We have internal procedures in place when opening new accounts and applications to ensure we’re verifying the identity of the applicant, and we regularly enhance our security measures to ensure we’re doing everything we can do to protect your information. We do this so that someone cannot impersonate you at one of our offices.
Centris’ Relationship with Equifax
It is a financial institution best practice to report member information to all three major credit bureaus, including Equifax. This benefits you, the member, because your good payment history is being reported in multiple places, ensuring you are offered the best rate possible when you apply for any type of credit.