A new way to measure credit scores could help people with minimal credit history.
An Idaho man is suing Experian for not deleting an allegedly erroneous public record on his credit report.
Americans can now get their FICO credit score based on their Experian credit report at myFICO.com.
Another study shows the imperfection of credit reporting. Almost 1 in 4 encountered problems with their credit reports.
A recent caper targeting famous people raises concerns about how easy it is to get someone else’s credit report.
Equifax confirms that four credit reports had been hacked through AnnualCreditReport.com.
A recent FTC study shows those correcting credit report errors got a lower interest rate on a loan.
Americans feel better about getting new credit cards, while lenders feel better about giving them out, says a new report.
This week, we hosted a live chat on our Facebook page on the topic of credit scores.
The federal consumer watchdog agency is setting its sights on consumer reporting companies. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Thursday proposed to oversee the largest consumer reporting companies (along with debt collection firms) under its nonbank supervision program. It’s unclear whether the proposal includes credit scoring firms such as FICO or VantageScore, and the CFPB