President Obama has signed an executive order directing the federal government to take some incremental steps to fight card fraud and identity theft.
A new score from FICO will treat unpaid medical debts less severely and bypass paid collections accounts entirely.
An unpaid medical bill from a hospital stay could be disproportionately affecting your credit score.
The CFPB director encouraged credit card companies to disclose credit scores to consumers for free.
Discover is giving all its cardholders free peeks at their FICO credit scores.
Discover credit card holders can see their FICO credit scores every month on their statements.
The number of credit card fraud incidents increased 17 percent, FICO says.
You can get all three credit reports and their corresponding FICO credit scores on myFICO.com. But it comes at a price.
A collections account can cost your credit score up to 100 points. Here’s what its removal can do.
Americans can now get their FICO credit score based on their Experian credit report at myFICO.com.