The Equifax Hack
One of the three credit bureaus experienced a substantial breach that exposed 143 million American's personal information. If you've ever had a credit report (signed for a car loan, apartment, mortgage, etc...) you are probably a victim. Please take the time to read this primer put togethor by the FTC:
If you want to take the extra step of freezing your credit, here are the 3 credit bureaus and their freeze hotlines.