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Fri, Oct 24, 2014
Source Personal finance news - CNNMoney.com
NFL Week 8
We’re coming up on the halfway point of the NFL season, with The Credit Scoreboard’s complex, game-predicting model stuck at 7-7. Do credit scores have predictive power over football games? Keep following to get to the bottom of that burning question. Disclaimer: All information posted to this site was accurate at [...]
Fri, Oct 24, 2014
Source Credit Karma
It's Alive! Criminals Are Creating New Identities From Bits & Pieces of Yours
Digital criminals inventing and exploiting identities out of thin air, rather than impersonating real consumers, are a fast-growing menace, according to a new report from fraud-fighting firm ID Analytics. This relatively new form of identity fraud, called synthetic identity fraud, involves criminals using random Social Security numbers, mismatched names and birthdays, and [...]
Fri, Oct 24, 2014
Source Credit.com
We’re working to reach more people with our services and information, and we could use your help. About 24 million people in the United States say they don’t speak English “very well,” according to the Census Bureau. In this group, people are likely to be more comfortable with Spanish, Chinese (Mandarin [...]
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Source Comsumer Finance
Many retailers whose databases have been hacked are offering credit monitoring or identity protection services. Depending on what you sign up for, the services can prevent full-out identity theft, or simply duplicate steps you can take on your own [...]
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Source CreditCards.com
Mortgage experts predict what will happen to rates over the next week -- and why. [...]
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Source Bankrate
Co-branded credit cards have become increasingly prevalent in the credit market in recent years. In fact, many large corporations are now offering these handy pieces of plastic, promoting cards such as the SaksFirst Platinum MasterCard, the Barnes & Noble MasterCard and the Amtrak Guest Rewards MasterCard. Co-branded credit cards, [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source Card Hub
It's time, once again, for a look at the most unusual credit card crimes being reported by the media. So here we go… Ron Weasley and the credit card thief Various media outlets have reported that someone stole the credit… [...]
Fri, Aug 01, 2014
Source Card Ratings