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Most Americans fear fraud, but few took action.
Victims may fight for years to clear their name, fix their credit and mend their finances.
Credit scores and borrowing costs are closely tied, though maybe it’s not an exact science.
A judgment will eventually drop off your credit report. But that doesn’t mean it’s gone.
Financial missteps can linger on your credit report for years. Here’s how to fix them.
Your credit report has a long memory. Here’s how to get it to forget your checkered past.
These three digits help determine whether you can get a loan and how much it will cost.
Think you’re most vulnerable to ID theft when you’re online? Think again.
Rebuilding your credit will take time, but there are some ways to get started on the right path.
The Credit CARD Act addresses this question but leaves room for interpretation.
Your income isn’t hurting your credit score. But there’s one easy way to tell what is.