Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Financial Services
  • Entity Name: Light Tower Financial Strategies
  • Street Address: 295 Washington Street
  • City: Marblehead
  • State, or Country if outside the US: Massachusetts
  • Zip Code: 01945

Submitted By

  • Name: Rebecca Linhart
  • Title: Financial Advisor
  • Firm name (if different than entity):
  • Telephone Number: 978-943-6393
  • Email Address: becky@lighttowerfinancial.com
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Owner

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): 175
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: 1
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified: No
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: 1/14/2021
  • Date Breach Discovered: 1/15/2021
  • Description of the Breach:
    • External system breach (hacking)
  • Information Acquired - Name or other personal identifier in combination with: Financial Account Number or Credit/Debit Card Number (in combination with security code, access code, password or PIN for the account)

Notification and Protection Services

  • Type of Notification: Written
  • Date(s) of consumber notification: 1/28/2021
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: Client Notification Letter.docx
  • Date of any previous (within 12 months) breach notifications:
  • Were identity theft protection services offered: Yes
  • If yes, please provide the duration, the provider of the service and a brief description of the service: 12 months