Credit Agencies

  1. A FICO-free Loan? See SoFi's Super Bowl Ad

    Non-bank lender SoFi will air its first TV ad during Super Bowl 50. Here's how it's ...
  2. What Is the Lowest Credit Score?

    Learn about the different types of credit scores available to borrowers, and find ...
  3. The Power of Major Credit Rating Agencies

    The performance of major independent credit rating agencies is a controversial topic, ...
  4. How To Find The Right Credit Counselor For You

    Paycheck to paycheck is no way to live. Learn how to find the help you need.
  5. 5 Common Misconceptions About Your Credit Report

    Your credit report is one of the most important factors in determining your ability ...
  6. What Happens To Your Student Debt If You Die?

    What happens to student debt when you die? It all depends on the lending agency. ...
  1. 4 Ways to Check Credit Card Accounts for Trouble

    Credit cards do offer some protection against fraud, but here are 4 reasons to be ...
  2. Is BP's High-Yield Dividend Safe?

    Learn how receiving a greater than 7% yield from an oil major is a rare opportunity ...
  3. How Credit Karma Compares To Experian

    When you want to check your credit score and see the report, should you go directly ...
  1. Can a debt collector contact me about a debt that's no longer on my credit report?

    Learn about the circumstances that allow a debt collector to contact a consumer about a past-due debt that is not on a credit ...
  2. How many free credit reports can you get per year?

    Obtain a free annual credit report online, by phone or via mail. These reports are offered through the Free Annual Credit ...
  3. Does Netspend report to credit bureaus?

    Learn if NetSpend can report your information to a credit bureau and discover what personal information you need to open ...
  4. Is it possible to get a free credit report from Equifax?

    Learn how you can receive a free credit report from Equifax, and discover what you need to do so you can view your free annual ...
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