The three major credit agencies now allow you to freeze your credit for free.
Mortgage finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac consider one credit score when determining the creditworthiness of mortgage applicants: FICO. Some members of Congress want to change that by adding a provision to a bank deregulation bill that would require Fannie and Freddie to also look at applicants’ VantageScore. The company that calculates VantageScores is […]
A reporter was recently confused for a serial felon when a landlord did a tenant screening on him.
A federal jury ordered Equifax to pay an Oregon woman $18.6 million after her two-year fight to correct her score.