All articles tagged: “Credit Reports”

(26 total)

Guide

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Annual Credit Report Review (5 Top AnnualCreditReport.com Complaints)

AnnualCreditReport.com Review

On the journey toward building and maintaining great credit, nothing is more important than keeping a close eye on... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/19/17

Blog

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9 min read

Quizzle: Free Full Credit Reports, Loan Tools, and Advice For Making the Most of Your Finances

Quizzle: Free Full Credit Reports, Loan Tools & Expert Financial Advice

In a Nutshell: Since 2008, Quizzle has provided people across the U.S. with a free TransUnion credit report and... read more »

Jon McDonald

By: Jon McDonald • 11/30/16

Guide

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7 min read

Equifax Dispute: 3 Ways to Remove Errors (Online Form, Address, Phone Number)

Equifax Dispute: 3 Ways to Remove Credit Report Errors

Building credit takes patience, diligence, and time. It’s easy to get tripped up by a few small missteps (like late... read more »

Amber Brooks

By: Amber Brooks • 9/1/16

Guide

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5 min read

Experian Dispute (4 Ways to Remove Credit Report Errors)

4 Ways to Remove Errors from Your Experian Credit Report

As consumers, we rely on our credit reports for getting a loan, qualifying for a mortgage, and even landing a job.... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 5/12/16

Guide

100,000+ views

5 min read

TransUnion Dispute (How to Remove Credit Report Errors)

How to Dispute Errors on Your TransUnion Credit Report

Credit report errors can be both commonplace and costly. If you’re not regularly checking your credit report for... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/21/16

Blog

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3 min read

What Is a Charge-Off? (4 Things to Know)

What Is a Charge-Off?

Your credit card company or other creditor may charge-off your debt if you are seriously behind on your payments. A... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 3/7/16

Guide

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3 min read

How to Cancel Experian Account Today – (One Simple Step)

How to Cancel Experian Account

Experian offers users instant online access to their Experian credit report and FICO score with daily monitoring... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 6/10/15

Blog

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3 min read

Credit Bureaus Adopt New Consumer Dispute Procedures

Credit Bureaus Adopt New Consumer Dispute Procedures

The three major U.S credit bureaus — Experian, TransUnion and Equifax — reached an agreement with New York State... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 3/16/15

Guide

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5 min read

5 Common Myths About Credit Reports and Scores

5 Common Myths About Credit Reports and Scores

It can be tough to sort fact from urban legend when it comes to your credit scores and reports, but experts say... read more »

Gina Roberts-Grey

By: Gina Roberts-Grey • 3/10/15

Guide

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5 min read

6 Ways to Check Someone Else’s Credit Report

6 Ways to Check Someone Else’s Credit Report

We all know a person’s credit report tells a lot about them – and not just financially. A credit report contains... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 3/2/15

Guide

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3 min read

How to Dispute Errors on Your Credit Report

How to Dispute Errors on Your Credit Report

Many credit disputes arise from real causes: failure to make a minimum credit card payment, defaulting on a loan,... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/17/15

Blog

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3 min read

5 Penalties That Will Haunt Your Credit Reports For Years

5 Penalties That Will Haunt Your Credit Reports For Years

Your credit report packs a hefty punch that can help you access credit or destroy your prospects for many years.... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 2/12/15

Guide

100,000+ views

3 min read

How Do I Get My Annual Credit Report?

How Do I Get My Annual Credit Report?

If you’ve made a resolution to improve your credit in 2015, one of the best places to start is by requesting your... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/12/15

Blog

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3 min read

What to Do When Credit Report Errors Aren’t Being Fixed

What to Do When Credit Report Errors Aren’t Being Fixed

It’s bad enough when your credit score suffers because of negative entries on your credit report, but what if those... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/31/14

Study

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3 min read

1 in 10 Americans Have Been Denied Jobs Based on Bad Credit Reports

1 in 10 Americans Have Been Denied Jobs Based on Bad Credit Reports

So you think the only thing that suffers when you have bad credit is your ability to take out a loan? Think again.... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/15/14

Blog

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3 min read

What is a Specialty Data Report?

What is a Specialty Data Report?

We all know our credit report and credit score are meant to show our level of financial responsibility to potential... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/31/14

Blog

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3 min read

Can You Sue If a Credit Report Mistake Ruined Your Credit?

Can You Sue If a Credit Report Mistake Ruined Your Credit?

At this point, hopefully you know bad credit can make your life pretty miserable. But what if you have bad credit... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 3/17/14

Blog

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3 min read

How Often Does Your Credit Report Change?

How Often Does Your Credit Report Change?

One of the most commonly asked questions we get regarding credit reports and scores is: How often does your credit... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/7/13

Blog

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3 min read

When Pulling Your Credit Report Won’t Hurt You

When Pulling Your Credit Report Won’t Hurt You

So you are wondering if pulling a copy of your credit report will hurt your overall credit score? That means you... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 9/7/13

Blog

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3 min read

How are Credit Reports Different Around the World?

How are Credit Reports Different Around the World?

To improve a bad credit report, you need to buckle down for years. There is a way to immediately start over without... read more »

Laura Slawny

By: Laura Slawny • 8/29/13

Blog

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3 min read

Understanding the Difference Between Your Credit Score and Credit Report

Understanding the Difference Between Your Credit Score and Credit Report

People sometimes get confused about the difference between their credit score and their credit report and whether... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/15/13

Study

100,000+ views

1 min read

1 in 4 Americans Have Never Checked Their Credit Report

1 in 4 Americans Have Never Checked Their Credit Report

When it comes to verifying the health of our finances, there are few things more important than our credit report.... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/4/13

Blog

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3 min read

How Long Does Negative Information Stay on Your Credit Report?

How Long Does Negative Information Stay on Your Credit Report?

The information in your credit report is constantly under review. Creditors, landlords and even employers make... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 7/3/13

Blog

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3 min read

When Is Bankruptcy Removed from My Credit Report?

When Is Bankruptcy Removed from My Credit Report?

If your debts become overwhelming, you may need to declare bankruptcy to get your finances back under control.... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 6/24/13

Blog

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3 min read

Are Free Credit Reports Reliable?

Are Free Credit Reports Reliable?

So you’re interested in knowing what your credit report says but don’t want to shell out any cash for it, right? No... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/20/13

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