Credit freeze after Equifax hack is not easy

    143 million people were affected by the Equifax hack and CNNMoney's Personal Finance Reporter Katie Lobosco was one of them. Watch Katie attempt to set up Equifax's credit monitoring service and place a freeze on her credit.

About 

    Katie Lobosco is a writer for CNNMoney's personal finance team. She covers student debt, the cost of college, and retirement.

    Prior to joining CNNMoney in 2013, she was a local beat reporter for The Coast Star newspaper in New Jersey.

    Lobosco is a graduate of Gettysburg College and received a master's degree in business journalism from New York University. She lives in Hoboken, NJ.