Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, May 22, 2015 2:17 pm
By Jeanine Skowronski ·

The three big bureaus will pay a fine and change how information is added, reviewed and removed from credit reports.

Monday, March 09, 2015 4:27 pm
By Jeanine Skowronski ·

Equifax, Experian and TransUnion are changing the way they handle the reporting of medical debts and their dispute resolution processes, among other things.

Thursday, October 11, 2012 10:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner ·

One of the three credit bureaus, Equifax, has settled charges that it illegally sold consumer information to marketers selling debt relief products.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 2:48 pm
By Martha C. White ·

Do credit bureaus have a two-tiered customer service system for helping customers resolve credit report disputes, in which wealthy or well-connected consumers get prompt, preferential treatment while the majority of us get shunted to some automated system processed by a far-off subcontractor? The three bureaus all deny this, but the New York Times’ Sunday edition