Beware Of the New Bank Card Fees
There are new fees associated with your debit card that are on the way. Actually, these bank fees are not new. They…
Fair Credit Reporting: What You Need To Know
Debt collectors have always been linked to harassment, threats and use of profane language to extract debt payments,…
How Credit Worthy Are You?
What is your credit score saying about you? Is is reflective of the character that you really are? Or does it paint…
Practical Ways to Deal With Unexpected Debt Claims
The slightest misstep in a debt claim could result in costly consequences, which is why it is important to determine…
Debt Settlement Companies: Should You Trust Them?
Many debtors work with debt settlement companies, being required to pay the money via escrow and once the fund reaches…
What To Know About Debt Consolidation
According to statistics provided by the Federal Reserve, the average American household features a total credit card…
Credit Articles (92)
How Credit Score Rating is Measured
In most cases, the details of the credit score rating scale used by the most credit bureaus are closely guarded trade secrets. The secrets are shrouded within the guidelines of the companies that have built the scoring credit score rating scale. Let me however say that, the best known and…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Dec 30, 2010  
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How To Make Debt Collectors Play Nice
It used to be that debt collectors had the upper hand when it comes to dealing with debtors. These days, the table has turned, giving thousands of debtors a fighting chance against abusive debt collectors. If you are dealing with a debt collector and you have little clue on how…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jul 27, 2012  
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Study Completely the Most Superb Lexington Law Review
Credit repair services are crucial if your credit score is low. They are able to help raise your score a lot of if you wish to make application for a loan such as a car loan or mortgage. A lowered credit score will prevent you from getting a loan. It…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Mar 18, 2015  
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Understanding Non - traditional Credit
Many consumers are unaware of the meaning of non-traditional credit or even know that they may already possess non-traditional credit trade lines. Many others do not understand the importance of non-traditional credit when learning how to build good credit history. Whether a consumer is attempting to establish or re-establish themselves…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 16, 2012  
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Credit Cards Deserved to Build the Credit Score
If your credit scores are mammoth you have lots of option to choose a credit card as per the requirements, but if you have a bad credit scores then options restrict to fewer. But that doesn't mean you can’t shop around. Some credit card have high rate of interest or…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 06, 2014  
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Seamless Chex: Your Fastest Way To Accept Check Payments Online
Do you want to have your check processed in a shorter period but can’t find any bank to do it for you? Worry no more because here comes Seamless Chex that provides a faster way of check payment processing. In as quickly as 60 seconds or less, you can already…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Apr 15, 2016  
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Credit Report - Do You Know Your Rights?
The Fair Credit Report Act is designed to ensure that the Credit Reporting Agencies and creditors a guideline to follow in reporting our individual credit history. Here a summarized your Rights under The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). You have the right for a free credit report every year. The…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Mar 20, 2012  
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Fair Credit Reporting: What You Need To Know Now
Debt collectors have always been linked to harassment, threats and use of profane language to extract debt payments, especially old debts, despite laws enforced to protect consumer rights. Out of statutes debts will be sold and resold and often, those who purchased the accounts will not hesitate to step on…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jul 18, 2012  
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Why Have I Been Declined?
There are many reasons why a lender might refuse to give you credit. Here’s an overview: 1. Damaged Credit History If you default on a loan or have a County Court Judgement (CCJ), it'll probably remain on your credit file for six years from the date you received it. If…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jul 30, 2014  
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Beware Of the New Bank Card Fees
There are new fees associated with your debit card that are on the way. Actually, these bank fees are not new. They are just going to be applied in a different manner under a different name. Imagine that. A bank increasing the fees on the accounts you have set up…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Aug 19, 2011  
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Are You Credit Wise?
Like most people, I have a few credit cards and I use them regularly. Some people who have credit cards think of them as a curse. It seems that when the bill arrives they have no idea how the bill could be so much! Credit cards can be a curse…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Oct 21, 2013  
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Get the Best Home Loan Rates: 4 Tips to Get You Started
It might be time that you plan to finally get the dream house that has been in your mind for so long. But of course, before you start to look around for that new house, you would need to get a home loan to finance the whole operation. People generally…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 01, 2016  
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How Credit Worthy Are You?
What is your credit score saying about you? Is is reflective of the character that you really are? Or does it paint a negative picture of your past behaviors or patterns. Does your credit show an image of the person that you don't want shown to the public? If so,…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Dec 26, 2011  
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Other Illegal Debt Collection Practices To Watch Out For
Credit debt collectors are known for their abusive and in some cases, downright illegal collection practices. In this article, we will discuss some of the other illegal debt collection practices you should watch out for. Unpermitted Calls To Debtors’ Offices Sometimes, when creditors or debt collectors are running out of…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jul 03, 2012  
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Apply For New Credit
Almost every American has found that sometime in their life’s they need some extra buying power. In most cases the person or persons looking for extra cash has little or no cash in reserve. This leads you to apply for new credit from an outside source such as a Bank,…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 25, 2014  
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Trans union credit reporting for redress
Trans union credit reporting agency was founded in 1968. In the year 2009, Trans union credit reporting agency could boast of maintaining credit histories of about 500 million consumers in the world over. This information is in line with what's on their web site. No doubt, credit histories can help…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Dec 24, 2010  
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A Thing Of The Past: Unfair Debt Collection
Evidence of deceptive, abusive and gross misrepresentation by debt collectors companies have been found in abundance with years of unsavory behaviors on record. As such, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act or FDCPA was passed by the Congress in 1977 to minimize the escalating cases of abusive and unfair debt collection…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jul 29, 2012  
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Know the Fast Ways Of Building Business Credit
Buy-and-hold real estate investors have traditionally relied on personal credit, and, recently, paying cash for income properties. These kinds of credit, for several intents and purposes, have served many investors well. However, they will have also left many approaching short on the goals and full potential. Even so, you can…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Apr 02, 2015  
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Credit And The Consumer: Taking A Proactive Approach
Many consumers are becoming more aware that they need to take a proactive approach when understanding their credit and searching for ways to improve credit rating. By becoming more involved and taking the appropriate actions, they can effectively raise their credit scores to make themselves more attractive to potential creditors. The immediate…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Oct 05, 2011  
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Payday Loans Statistics: United Kingdom
Payday loans, also known as payday advances are small, short term loans secured against a customer’s next paycheck. Payday advance loans rely on the consumer having previous payroll and employment records. Payday loans in the UK are a rapidly growing industry with four times as many people using such loans…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Apr 03, 2012  
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6 Tips on How to Raise Credit Score Fast
Many consumers fail to realize what causes a change to happen on their credit report. This is paramount to having good credit. Your credit score will determine what type of borrower you are. It also indicates whether or not you should qualify for a loan, obtain mortgage or get hired…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 06, 2014  
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Benefit Of Getting Easy Personal Loan In Singapore
In the past years, it may be difficult to take out a loan from a bank. But now, it is easy to get cash help from the money lenders. If you are faced with personal financial situation, it is important to find a good lender. The benefits of getting easy…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Apr 18, 2016  
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Of Statutes Of Limitations And Debt Collection Agencies
Although debt collectors are known for their aggressive and often, illegal collection practices, consumers now have the upper hand with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act or FDCPA enacted by the congress. Unfortunately, many debtors remain clueless when it comes to their rights as well as the concept of time-barred…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jul 20, 2012  
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How Students Can Build Good Credit Rating
The most important part of shedding the persona of a student and becoming an adult is being financially independent. But because of some strict changes in bank policies, becoming financially independent is not that easy. The most important element or hurdle standing in your way is credit rating. A good…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Sep 02, 2014  
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Learn How to Establish Credit
Having a credit history,good or bad, will allow you to move through the complex financial world we live in. But what if you don't have a credit history at all? For the most part, having no credit history is worse than having a poor credit history. But the question is…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Aug 22, 2011  
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Tips on How to Raise Credit Score Fast
Nowadays, credit scores or FICO scores are very important. One needs to have a good credit score in order to buy a house, car and even land a good job. There is no such thing as magical way to boost your credit score but with focus, self-discipline and goal setting,…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Nov 04, 2013  
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Thoughts on Colonoscopy, Homage to One Of the Greatest Researchers, Marie Curie, And the Colossal Mistake the US Federal Government is Making In Re
by Dr. Jeffrey Lant. Author's program note. It is 5:27 a.m. here in Cambridge, where the invention of the future via research is our product, our pride, our unmitigated purpose... a place of assiduous effort, often lonely, frequently inconclusive, a place where the glory lies not just in achieving a…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 21, 2016  
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How to Fix My Bad Credit Score the Easy Way
Did you know that 1 in 4 credit reports contains errors or omissions? And if it goes undetected can hurt you financially. Think about this for a moment. If the studies are correct and statistics say that they are then that means 1 in 4 people have a bankruptcy that…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 05, 2012  
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Avoiding A Credit Card Lawsuit: Negotiating With A Tough Creditor
With the looming economy, inflation and hundreds of people dealing with various financial problems, it’s not surprising that many are also facing credit card lawsuit for unpaid debt. The good news is, there is a way to avoid such problems, like meeting up with your creditor and striking a deal.…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jul 05, 2012  
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Sensex, Gold: On the Upward Curve Once Again
Will the Sensex go up or go down? It is a question that had been plaguing traders and stock brokers all through December last year. Forecasts for the New Year were made neutrally where trade pundits predicted a correction in the prices of equity of companies listed on the Sensex.…
By:  in  Finance  >  Credit   Jan 27, 2014  
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It’s a scary thought to receive a collection letter for unpaid credit card debt. However, for many…
With the unstable economy and an unsure future of most businesses, the last thing you need is a credit…
In most cases, junk debt buyers and creditors are so eager to collect that they will do practically…
Despite certain laws being enforced to protect consumer rights, many debtors are still facing grave…
It can take three to 12 months to restore your bad credit. However the time you spend restoring your…
Before we can answer the question, "What is a credit score?" and work toward learning how to improve…

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