Level of Credit Protection Unclear in Wake of Major Loss

Level of Credit Protection Unclear in Wake of Major LossIn the wake of a class action lawsuit, the federal government now says it will provide a “credit flag” service for nearly 600,000 Canadians whose data was lost in November. But it is not the same level of credit protection it advised those affected to get, and pay for themselves. Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC) said the hard drive was lost in November from an office in Gatineau,…

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Get Your Free Credit Report Today

Get Your Free Credit Report TodayIf you are interested in  getting your credit reports for free then look no further.  All you need to do is contact TransUnion and Equifax (the two authorities in Canada responsible for credit reports) in the following ways: TransUnion: Free Report via Mail or Fax Fax: 905-527-0401 Voice: 800-663-9980 MAIL: TransUnion Consumer Relations Centre P.O. Box 338, LCD 1 Hamilton, ON L8L 7W2 For Quebec Residents: TransUnion (Echo Group) 1…

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