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Consumers deserve more access to free credit reports, scores – San Francisco Chronicle

Consumers deserve more access to free credit reports, scores – San Francisco ChronicleNews from Consumers deserve more access to free credit reports, scores – San Francisco Chronicle: photo_prev_inline|article-gallery-6217587|article-gallery-6217587|0 photo_next_inline|article-gallery-6217587|article-gallery-6217587|0 continues on Consumers deserve more access to free credit reports, scores … Continue reading

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SPAIN: Consumers will benefit from credit reporting changes

SPAIN: Consumers will benefit from credit reporting changesNews from Rapid City Journal: Q. I’ve heard that the credit reporting agencies are making changes in the way they correct errors on credit reports. What will this mean for an average consumer … Continue reading

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Sherrod Brown Backs Bill To Help Consumers Battle Credit Reporting Agencies

Sherrod Brown Backs Bill To Help Consumers Battle Credit Reporting AgenciesNews from 10TV: continues on 10TV … Read the full article . New bill aims to protect against erroneous credit reportsNews from Columbus Dispatch: Credit scars: A Dispatch Investigation See … Continue reading

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Consumers have more options for getting free credit scores

Consumers have more options for getting free credit scoresNews from Buffalo News: Linzi Hansen of Elk River, Minn., requested her credit report after the Target breach, but the 24-year-old found the report frustrating and incomplete. No one had told her … Continue reading

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Credit checking campaign helps consumers monitor financial health

Credit checking campaign helps consumers monitor financial healthNews from Agri-View: Much like efforts that encourage people to get a medical check-up or a flu shot, a campaign by UW-Extension educators urges people to check their credit report to improve their … 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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Campaign reminds consumers to check credit reports

Campaign reminds consumers to check credit reportsNews from The Oshkosh Northwestern: Reset your password Enter your email and we will send you a link to reset your password. Email Reset my password Cancel OK Resend Email You must have browser … Continue reading

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Village Financial counselors help consumers understand credit reports

Village Financial counselors help consumers understand credit reportsNews from Alexandria Echo Press: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently announced that it would soon begin examining credit reporting agencies to confirm that they are producing accurate credit reports and that … Continue reading

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Jeff Gelles: New regulation of credit-reporting agencies could help consumers

Jeff Gelles: New regulation of credit-reporting agencies could help consumersNews from Philadelphia Inquirer: For a generation, conservative politicians have complained about “job-killing regulation” as if the words were fused at the hip – a linkage that works better as rallying … Continue reading

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