Retailer Target announced yesterday that the number of customers affected by hackers went from 40 million to 110 million. The stolen data includes credit card numbers, PINs, names, phone numbers and, in some cases, email addresses. Target is providing credit card monitoring for those potentially affected by the breach, but what can you do to protect yourself? Having your identity stolen or your credit score ruined can negatively affect you for years and in numerous ways.
What should you do next?