WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Equifax, Fafsa, Adviser Profile

Nearly a week after the Equifax data breach was disclosed, the questions are still burning hot. What is a credit freeze? Can I cancel a Social Security number? What threats do wealthy clients face? The Wall Street Journal and WSJ Wealth Adviser have you covered.

What is a credit freeze?

A freeze typically prevents lenders from accessing a potential borrower’s credit report, although it doesn’t affect existing credit arrangements such as outstanding loans or cards. A freeze mak

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