Monthly Archives: February 2014

Low credit score?

Low credit score?News from WRAL.com: Published: 2014-02-21 14:34:27Updated: 2014-02-21 14:34:27 Triangle Area Special Offers Progressive Plumbing HVAC – Save $ $ $ – Get Coupons Click to See All CONTESTS available from WRAL.com Tankless Water Heater – Up to $ … Continue reading

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Consumer Reports Blasts Target for Lame ‘Free Credit Monitoring’

Consumer Reports Blasts Target for Lame ‘Free Credit Monitoring’News from eCreditDaily.com: Consumer Reports is unbridled in its criticism of Target’s “free credit monitoring” offered to millions of consumers affected by the retailer’s massive security breach over the holidays. “The service … Continue reading

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Your Money|Credit Issuers Making It Easier to Know Your Score

Your Money|Credit Issuers Making It Easier to Know Your ScoreNews from New York Times: HTTP/1.1 302 Found Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2014 20:53:17 GMT Server: Apache Set-Cookie: NYT-S=0MD.8akMQD1ATDXrmvxADeHyR8oIFTwpQmdeFz9JchiAIUFL2BEX5FWcV.Ynx4rkFI; expires=Sun, 23-Mar-2014 20:53:17 GMT; path=/; domain=.nytimes.com Location: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/19/your-money/credit-issuers-making-it-easier-to-know-your-score.html?_r=0 Content-Length: 0 Cneonction: close … Continue reading

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5 Financial Tips to Make the Most of 2014

5 Financial Tips to Make the Most of 2014News from Investorplace.com: The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has just released five important “dos” and “don’ts” to help consumers manage both short-term financial issues and plan for a healthy retirement. In an … Continue reading

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How to get credit history and score without obligation

How to get credit history and score without obligationNews from Chicago Tribune: By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin Q: Is there a website where I can buy my one-time credit score? I have requested my credit report from one … Continue reading

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CONSUMER AFFAIRS: Free credit reports

CONSUMER AFFAIRS: Free credit reportsNews from nwitimes.com: 2014-02-14T09:48:00Z 2014-02-14T17:12:07Z CONSUMER AFFAIRS: Free credit reportsJoseph Pellicciotti Times Business Columnist nwitimes.com The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. in the winter edition of its Consumer News reminds consumers to check their credit reports for … Continue reading

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Concerned about credit report?

Concerned about credit report?News from Columbus Dispatch: Related Items Fifth Third mistakenly reports customers as ‘bankrupt’ The Bottom Line … Read the full article .

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Target’s “Second-Rate” Fix for Hacking Victims May Leave Customers Vulnerable

Target’s “Second-Rate” Fix for Hacking Victims May Leave Customers VulnerableNews from Mother Jones: Black Friday shoppers at Target Charlie Neuman/U-T San Diego/ZUMA Last year up to 110 million Target customers had their sensitive personal information stolen over the holidays in … Continue reading

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Get a Free Copy of Your Credit Report… For Real

Get a Free Copy of Your Credit Report… For RealNews from MainStreet: NEW YORK (MainStreet) — We’ve all heard the jingle and seen the commercials. Free Credit Report dot com is an advertising powerhouse. Obviously they scored a brilliant domain … Continue reading

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Expect less and pay more with Target’s credit monitoring

Expect less and pay more with Target’s credit monitoringNews from ConsumerReports.org: First Target dropped the ball by failing to protect 40 million customers whose payment card data was stolen by hackers and another 70 million shoppers whose names, addresses, phone … Continue reading

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