Monthly Archives: February 2013

Making money: Cleaning up your credit report, and more

Making money: Cleaning up your credit report, and moreNews from The Week Magazine: 3 top pieces of financial advice — from spending responsibly to facing debt collectors Is the Boeing Dreamliner back in business? How Starbucks got drawn into the … Continue reading

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Personal Financial Tips for Military Families During ‘Military Saves Week’

Personal Financial Tips for Military Families During ‘Military Saves Week’News from Huffington Post: Like everyone else in America, military families often face financial difficulties. Unlike everyone else, however, they face those challenges while navigating the heightened expectations and unique challenges … Continue reading

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Your Legal Rights: Study shows 1 in 5 have credit report errors

Your Legal Rights: Study shows 1 in 5 have credit report errorsNews from Alexandria Echo Press: Editor’s note: The following is a “Your Legal Rights” column provided by the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson. One out of five … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget To Check Your Credit Report

Don’t Forget To Check Your Credit ReportNews from The Moderate Voice: Feb 21, 2013 by PATRICK EDABURN, Assistant Editor I try to post about this topic from time to time just to remind everyone it is important to keep on … Continue reading

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How to dispute a credit report error

How to dispute a credit report errorNews from Marketplace.org: Have you looked at your credit report recently? Of course you have — you’re a Marketplace Money listener! And that means you also know that you can get a copy of … Continue reading

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One in five consumers had an error in at least one of three credit reports …

One in five consumers had an error in at least one of three credit reports …News from New York Daily News: Ron Chapple/www.jupiterimages.com Having mistakes in your credit report could make a getting a car loan more expensive. Think you … Continue reading

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Pamela Yip: Consumers should check credit reports regularly

Pamela Yip: Consumers should check credit reports regularlyNews from Dallas Morning News: Have you checked your credit report lately? If not, you’re not alone. Less than 20 percent of consumers pull their credit reports each year, according to the Consumer … Continue reading

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Get Free Credit Report Updates

Get Free Credit Report UpdatesNews from Kiplinger Personal Finance: Keeping tabs on your credit report is a personal finance no-brainer. But you don’t need to enroll in a credit-monitoring service that charges $ 15 or more a month. After all, … Continue reading

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3 On Your Side: Cleaning Up Your Credit Report

3 On Your Side: Cleaning Up Your Credit ReportNews from CBS Local: By Jim Donovan PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A new government report from the Federal Trade Commission finds that millions of Americans – one in every four – have mistakes … Continue reading

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Check Your Credit Report Free Every Year

Check Your Credit Report Free Every YearNews from KKTV 11 News: Over the years I’ve talked to a lot of victims of identity theft. One thing many had in common… they weren’t diligent about checking their credit and were blindsided … Continue reading

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