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COVID + Credit: Protecting yourself and your credit file

/ Credit File

The Covid-19 crisis is affecting many aspects of our lives, and protecting your credit is a critical part of navigating these challenging times. As with any crisis, scams and hacking attempts are rife – with both individuals and companies being targeted.

So how can you protect yourself or your business from cyber security threats? And what are the red flags? Here’s some of our most frequently asked questions:

Your questions answered - the impact of COVID-19 on your credit file

/ Credit Finances Covid-19

At Equifax we have had a number of queries from customers asking how the current situation will impact their credit report and score, especially if they are struggling to pay bills on time. Or, what happens if they apply for a mortgage deferral. We answer some of those questions for you below.