Monthly Archives: December 2012

Does a Bill Me Later Balance Show on a Credit Report?

Does a Bill Me Later Balance Show on a Credit Report?News from Opposing Views: by Mandy Mitzsheva If you’ve shopped online, chances are you’ve used a credit card to pay for your merchandise. But did you know you may have … Continue reading

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Year-End Tax and Financial Advice

Year-End Tax and Financial AdviceNews from Energy and Capital: In these pages, we often discuss what the market is doing and where you can put your money to benefit. But in these waning days of 2012, I thought it prudent … Continue reading

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Woman fights $16K credit report error

Woman fights $ 16K credit report errorNews from MSN Money: If you’re one of the growing number of people who plan to make financial resolutions for 2013 — 46% will, says Fidelity Investments — let one of them be to pull … Continue reading

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Set your financial goals for the new year

Set your financial goals for the new yearNews from Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: by Roxie Rodgers Dinstel / Pinching Pennies Fairbanks Daily News Miner Dec 24, 2012 | 365 views | 0  | 1  |  … Read the full article . Credit Backpack “FMF Apparel Credit Backpack We give … Continue reading

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Experian credit monitoring extends enrollment deadline

Experian credit monitoring extends enrollment deadlineNews from Live 5 News: COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – South Carolina taxpayers affected by the information security data breach at the South Carolina Department of Revenue now have until March 31, 2013, to sign up … Continue reading

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End-of-Year Financial Planning Tips for Boomers

End-of-Year Financial Planning Tips for BoomersNews from Fox Business: “The Boomer” is a column written for adults nearing retirement age and those already in their “golden years.” It will also promote reader interaction by posting e-mail responses and answering reader … Continue reading

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Free credit report: Any takers?

Free credit report: Any takers?News from HLNtv.com: By Dave Siff updated 1:05 PM EST, Thu December 20, 2012 Having good credit opens a lot of doors. It helps you qualify for a mortgage and other loans and can get you … Continue reading

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Jason Alderman: Fixing Errors on Your Credit Report

Jason Alderman: Fixing Errors on Your Credit ReportNews from Huffington Post: If you’ve ever tried to remove inaccurate or fraudulent information from your credit report and gotten the runaround, take heart: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is now on the … Continue reading

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the Most Important Item in Your Credit Report

the Most Important Item in Your Credit ReportNews from DailyFinance: A person’s credit card usage is the single most important factor in establishing their credit, according to a new study released Thursday from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The study … Continue reading

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Check Your Credit Report Every Year

Check Your Credit Report Every YearNews from Kansas City, Missouri News – Kansas City infoZine: Washington, D.C. – infoZine – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a report that examines how the three largest nationwide credit reporting companies – … Continue reading

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