The financial trauma inflicted on some victims is enough to drive them to apply for government benefits, borrow money from family and friends or even sell their own possessions.
Lenders appear to have varying policies when it comes to repeat customers, but pretty similar ones when it comes to credit checks.
Why you should consider checking your credit score more often than you do.
American credit card holders are simply using too much of their available credit. Here’s why that can hurt your credit score.
A new Equifax survey of American consumers reveals some of the misconceptions we have about credit.
Comedian John Oliver takes a decidedly NSFW whack at the big 3 credit bureaus and the number of errors contained in consumer credit reports.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is now taking complaints about online personal loans. Here’s what consumers have had to say.
Here’s a look at what goes into a personal loan approval beyond just the applicant’s credit history and credit score.
Like all forms of credit, personal loan lenders use risk-based pricing. The worse your credit is, the higher the interest rate on your loan.
Scammers are contacting Dell customers with detailed account information that should only be available to the company.