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Equifax - Homedepot Breach - 7 months free *Targeted*

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  • Apr 24th, 2018 9:21 am
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Apr 29, 2015
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Kanata, ON
They will cut the price in half for 12 mos. if you say that you want to cancel because you don't like the price. (I want to keep it as a card churner and mortgage renewal coming up)

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Apr 16, 2006
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Still no cheque for me yet (super frustrating).

I called Equifax to cancel. I told them it was too expensive. They offered to reduce my monthly payment by 50% if I didn't cancel.

We just bought a house, and the mortgage hasn't shown up on my credit report yet. I'm also still churning MBNA 0% BT MC's. Given the price drop and the (possible) refund coming from the Home Depot Data Breach settlement, I opted to keep the service at the reduced price for at least a couple months to see what my credit score looks like after all my recent life events settle and get reported.

If I get a cheque from the settlement, great, if not, then at least I'm not paying full price for the service and I'll be cancelling this service in a few months.
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Dec 3, 2004
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No cheque for me either. I will give them probably 2 or 3 more weeks before I file a complaint against their law firm
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Aug 11, 2011
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RICHMOND
I did the same thing as the past few posters, called in for a reduction in price - so I guess I've extended my waiting period for another 2 more months. If a cheque doesn't show up, I guess I'd have to call it quits.
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Oct 24, 2009
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No cheque for me either, not really that surprised
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May 30, 2011
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No mail from the law firm. Still waiting..
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Dec 6, 2002
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Soon time to consider legal action against the lawyers? :)

Ron.
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May 27, 2007
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British Columbia
sli723 wrote:
Aug 9th, 2017 4:51 pm
No mail from the law firm. Still waiting..
Nothing for me either, mailed mine at the end of May - even assuming they didn't process any claims until the June 23rd closing date, will soon be 2 months which seems excessive. Will be cancelling my Equifax account on Friday as I'm losing confidence that I'll ever get the costs covered.
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Dec 31, 2013
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condo
Time to get a classaction together and sue KCC
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Dec 3, 2004
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has anyone phoned the law office and asked them yet
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Nov 28, 2013
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I'd frankly be surprised if people see anything in less than 6 months.
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Sep 24, 2010
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I came here to check and I've not recieved any cheques either.
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Mar 28, 2006
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I didn't even get the email for the CAL

Did get the HD 1 year freebie from Equifax though.

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