Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 5:18 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

An unpaid medical bill from a hospital stay could be disproportionately affecting your credit score.

Friday, May 18, 2012 6:00 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Father and son debt collectors who stole consumers’ payments plead guilty to fraud in federal court.

Thursday, January 19, 2012 4:00 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

It seems like Chase is letting some delinquent credit card holders loose. Court records in major cities in California, Florida, Maryland, New York and Washington indicate that Chase has withdrawn nearly all its collection suits against cardholders, according to a recent article in American Banker. And Illinois records show the credit card issuer continues to