What Keeps Some Consumers Stuck in Bad Credit
For example, if someone with very poor credit, between 300 and 499 on the VantageScore 3.0 scale, has a $ 500 credit limit she should only spend $ 150 on it before paying it off to keep her utilization at 30% or lower, in order to help her credit score.
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Kristi Richardson Search: Search Warrants For Credit Reports Have Been …
Two credit reporting firms did, and one did not, respond to search warrants in the investigation about a man who wanted to have a romantic relationship with Kristi Richardson who has been missing in early October. The results of those search warrants …
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Class Suits Over Job Applicant Credit Checks Headed to NJ
The suits claim that Michaels violates a requirement of the Fair Credit Reporting Act that requires employers intending to procure job applicants' credit reports to make "clear and conspicuous" disclosure of the practice in a stand-alone document that …
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Shopping For A Car Can Put A Dent In Your Credit Score
Among the worst things for your credit score are defaults, late payments, and high balances. However, hard credit inquiries can damage your credit score, too — and as one woman found out, if you're not paying attention, they can really add up.
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