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Hacked: What to do when facing a data breach
Hackers accessing clients’ personal information would be a nightmare for all planners.

In the event of a hack, advisers need to know what to do right away— in the first five minutes, the first hour, the first day. We talked to planners and industry experts about the steps planners should take if they discover they've been hacked, as well as best practices for preventing future hacks from occurring.