Monthly Archives: November 2012

Specialty credit reporting firms are warned: Give free reports

Specialty credit reporting firms are warned: Give free reportsNews from Los Angeles Times: Tenant screenings typically include credit checks. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images / November 29, 2012) By Jim Puzzanghera November 29, 2012, 10:00 a.m. WASHINGTON — People need … Continue reading

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Financial tips and traps for holiday shopping

Financial tips and traps for holiday shoppingNews from KARE: Facebook Google buzz Del.icio.us … Read the full article . Free eBay WebinarNews from “10 Financial Tips for A Blockbuster End to 2012” – Sacramento Bee: REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 28, … Continue reading

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Don’t confuse free credit reports with offers for ‘free’ credit scores

Don’t confuse free credit reports with offers for ‘free’ credit scoresNews from Boston.com: Q. My question is about the free credit score reports. You said that you can go to AnnualCreditReport.com for a free report. I went to that site, … Continue reading

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Credit score is not the same as a credit report

Credit score is not the same as a credit reportNews from Worcester Telegram: Q My question is about the free credit score reports. You said that you can go to AnnualCreditReport.com for a free report. I went to that site, … Continue reading

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On ‘free’ credit report sites, know the difference between credit reports and …

On ‘free’ credit report sites, know the difference between credit reports and …News from Boston Globe: Q. My question is about the free credit score ­reports. You said that you can go to AnnualCreditReport.com for a free report. I went … Continue reading

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The 4 Smartest Credit Moves You Can Make Right Now

The 4 Smartest Credit Moves You Can Make Right NowNews from Investing Answers: It’s hard to believe it’s almost 2013. I actually love the end of the year because I adore the holiday festivities. But, believe it or not, I … Continue reading

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Identity theft protection services are a waste of money

Identity theft protection services are a waste of moneyNews from Examiner.com: If you are one of the 48 million Americans who purchased some sort of “identity theft protection” service in 2011, you wasted your money. Identity theft protection services and … Continue reading

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5 Personal Finance Tips to Save You Money

5 Personal Finance Tips to Save You MoneyNews from NASDAQ: You work hard for your money. You need to make sure your money’s working hard for you. With these simple personal finance tips, you can save more, earn better returns, … Continue reading

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Centralized tech oversight urged for SC

Centralized tech oversight urged for SCNews from The State: COLUMBIA, SC — Centralizing South Carolina’s computer operations could lead to stronger, standardized security protocols in the wake of a data breach that exposed tax records of up to 4.25 million … Continue reading

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Have you ever checked your credit report?

Have you ever checked your credit report?News from CBC.ca: CBC News Community team, from left to right: Andrew Yates, Andrea Lee-Greenberg, Lauren O’Neil, John Bowman If you’re part of the CBC News community, you’re likely to meet one of us: … Continue reading

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