Capital One - 04/03/2014

Capital One has sent notification to customers regarding a possible breach to their personal information. They discovered that a former employee of the company may have improperly accessed customer accounts, which could have been linked to unauthorized transactions. The information accessed included names, account numbers, SOcial SEcurity numbers, payment information and other account information. The credit card company has notified law enforcement of the breach.The company is also offering one year of Equifax's Credit Watch GOld with 3-in-1 Monitoring by February 28, 2014 for those that may have been affected.