It’s likely that no one is getting $125 Equifax settlement payout: FTC

Eye on Scams
More Eye on Scams

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – Just when you thought you were going to be $125 richer.

Sorry, you may not be getting that Equifax data breach settlement money after all.

The Federal Trade Commission says so many people are asking for cash payments linked the 2017 data breach that there may not be enough money for everyone.

As part of a $300 million settlement, people impacted by the data breach were offered free credit monitoring or a check for up to $125.

But because of the high response, there simply isn’t enough money to go around.

The FTC is suggesting people choose free credit monitoring rather than a $125 check.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Clear

Abbeville

69°F Clear Feels like 69°
Wind
8 mph E
Humidity
37%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Clear skies. Low 52F. Winds light and variable.
50°F Clear skies. Low 52F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph ENE
Precip
10%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Crescent
Clear

Crowley

71°F Clear Feels like 71°
Wind
10 mph ESE
Humidity
35%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Clear skies. Low 51F. Winds light and variable.
50°F Clear skies. Low 51F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph ENE
Precip
10%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Crescent
Clear

Opelousas

69°F Clear Feels like 69°
Wind
8 mph E
Humidity
39%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A clear sky. Low 48F. Winds light and variable.
50°F A clear sky. Low 48F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph ENE
Precip
10%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Crescent
Clear

Breaux Bridge

68°F Clear Feels like 68°
Wind
6 mph
Humidity
42%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Clear skies. Low 51F. Winds light and variable.
50°F Clear skies. Low 51F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph ENE
Precip
10%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Crescent
Clear

New Iberia

70°F Clear Feels like 70°
Wind
13 mph E
Humidity
39%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A mostly clear sky. Low 46F. Winds light and variable.
51°F A mostly clear sky. Low 46F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
2 mph ESE
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Crescent

Local News

More Local

Sidebar