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MyEquifax.com is yet another security disaster

One would think that having one of the most high-profile breaches in recent memory would make a company take security to heart, but Equifax is full of surprises. The latest is that its MyEquifax.com site, to which the company invites those affected by its poor security practices to freeze and unfreeze their credit, itself has ...

AOC grills Equifax CEO: the Congressional record now contains the obvious, infuriating truth that everyone else already knew

Virtually everyone who's ever had the credit-rating system explained to them immediately understood that this was a complete scam: these companies that most of us have never heard of nonconsensually ingest gigantic mountains of data about you and your life and produce a numeric score that is nearly impossible to explain and extremely frustrating to ...

Helpful Suggestions For ChexSystems Victims

09.26.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Being reported to ChexSystems is an absolute financial nightmare. It's hard to comprehend how much havoc it wreaks on your life unless you experience it for yourself or have a close one go through it. The first problem is that you can't open a bank account in 80% of the banks out there. That means ...

Handle Your Bad Credit To Get Your Loan Approved

09.11.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Having a poor credit record doesn't necessarily mean that you're going to have to be a renter for the rest of your life. On the other hand, what it does mean is that you're going to have to educate yourself about credit scores and their impact on mortgage loan rates. ...

How to Prevent Home Foreclosure – Negotiation Tips to Stop the Bank from Foreclosing on Your House

08.06.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Avoiding a home foreclosure is possible if you take the proper steps and are willing to endure some embarrassing and uncomfortable moments. A foreclosure's impact last much longer than the actual process itself which is why you should do everything you can to prevent the bank from taking this drastic step against you and your ...

Understand Credit Bureaus and Build a Score You can be Proud Of!

07.10.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

In today's economy, it is more difficult than ever to qualify for a home loan. With foreclosures on the rise, your credit score needs to be good, if not stellar, for lenders to approve your loan. ...

Student Credit Cards 101

05.30.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Just as the term brings to mind, student credit cards are credit cards meant particularly for students, many who are not earning a documented income with employment. Credit card issuers are alert to students and their credit challenges so they make accommodations for students when building student credit card offers specifically. Typically, the only restriction ...

Outsourcing Your Pre-Employment Screening

05.26.2009 · Posted in Crime Articles

Pre-employment screening is a necessary hiring practice to avoid lawsuits and costly hiring mistakes, regardless of the size of your business. The days of a simple reference check and a few phone calls to screen new employees, is long gone. ...

Criminal Records Checking 101

05.26.2009 · Posted in Crime Articles

Texas criminal Records Checks are standard procedure when due diligence research is conducted on an individual. However, even in this age of instant access to digitized information, old-fashioned investigative techniques usually must be relied upon for the research of criminal records. ...