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Your Credit Report

Your credit report is one of the most important financial tools there is. It contains specific information, history and details about your financial life and it is used to determine how risky it will be to loan you money. Before you can purchase a house or a car or get a credit card, the information in your report will be scrutinized. A document with this much power to affect your finances needs to be monitored closely and consistently. These articles will show you how and when to review your credit report as well as giving you information for correcting any errors you find.
  • Your Right To Know What's in Your Credit Report

    If you've ever taken out a loan or had a credit card in your name, you have a credit report. Do you know what your credit report says about you? More importantly, do you know how to correct mistakes on your credit report?

  • Are You On File With the Credit Reporting Agencies?

    Did you know there's a file on you that lists your personal financial and credit information? Find out how you can view it and get a copy of your credit file.

  • Credit Repair - Making Sure Your Credit Report is Accurate

    Can you simply repair bad credit? No, only time and consistent payments can repair bad credit. However, you can correct inaccuracies in your Credit Report, if you know what to do.

  • FTC Proposes Changes to Improve Credit Reporting Notices

    Have you ever wondered what might be lurking in your credit report that could squash your chances of obtaining a decent auto loan rate, credit card, or even a mortgage? Well, if you're like many Americans who have taken advantage of their right to obtain free copies of their credit reports under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), then you shouldn't be worried. Instead, you should sleep peacefully at night, knowing exactly what data is listed on your report.

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