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Equifax under investigation by Federal Trade Commission

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The credit reporting company Equifax is now under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission as class action lawsuits continue to pour in.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, along with other senators from Massachusetts and Rhode Island, want to introduce a bill giving consumers the right to stop data brokers from selling personal information for marketing purposes.

Equifax's chief information officer and chief security officer announced their retirement Friday.

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