What types of alerts will I receive through my Equifax product?

There are different types of alerts that you may receive depending on your Equifax product: credit report monitoring alerts, credit score alerts, financial monitoring alerts and dark web monitoring or Internet scanning alerts.

  • Credit report monitoring alerts are based upon key changes to your credit reports.
  • Credit score monitoring alerts are triggered when your credit score change matches thealert threshold you have set. 
  • Financial monitoring alerts are triggered when activity occurs that matches the alert threshold you have set.
  • Equifax WebDetect monitors hard-to-find, dark web sites for your personal information and alerts you if it is found.

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