Credit Score Companies Reach $22M Settlement for Illegal Billing
Published:Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:30:59 -0800  
Three companies selling credit monitoring services entered a $22 million settlement with the FTC for billing consumers for products they didn't order....

Could your credit score predict your heart-attack risk?
Published:Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:30:00 -0800  
Like it or not, your credit score can predict whether you'll qualify for a mortgage, an auto loan or, in some cases, even a job. Earlier this week, a new study was released claiming that it could......

Good Business, Bad Credit? Wait to Ask for a Loan
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:40:49 -0800  
Even with a profitable company, a business owner with poor personal credit doesn't have great options for financing...

Credit Score May Reflect Cardiovascular Health
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:49:02 -0800  
A new analysis has found a strong correlation between a person’s credit score and his or her cardiovascular health, according to the findings published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. This doesn’t mean that poor financial management hurts your health, said postdoctoral researcher Salomon Israel, Ph.D., of Duke University. Instead, it’s […]...

FICO and CTOS Introduce World's Leading Credit Score To Malaysian Lenders
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0800  
KULA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FICO (FICO), the predictive analytics and decision management software company, today announced that the largest private credit reporting agency in Malaysia, CTOS Data Systems Sdn Bhd (CTOS), will offer FICO® Scores to all its clients beginning early 2015. The CTOS-FICO Consumer Credit Score will be developed based on FICO's proven scoring ......

7 Ways to Boost Your Credit Score This Month
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:41:59 -0800  
7 Ways to Boost Your Credit Score This Month...

How do balance transfers affect my credit score?
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 23:19:52 -0800  
Learn the ways a balance transfer can negatively and positively affect your credit so you can pay off debt while maintaining a good credit score....

How Shopping Until You Drop Can Destroy Your Credit Score
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:43:11 -0800  
NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- Holiday shopping can wreak havoc on the credit scores of consumers, even the highly disciplined ones who budget for their purchases. During the next month, it is easy for consumers to go over their limit, spend over their credit line or miss one payment, which can all lower your credit score and impact it severely. Must Read: Warren Buffett's Top 10 Dividend Stocks One ......

You'll never guess who's checking out your credit score
Published:Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:06:00 -0800  
When it comes to your credit score, you might think only banks look at it when you apply for a loan. But it turns out that a lot of businesses are actually checking it out....
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Credit Score Companies Reach $22M Settl...
Published:Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:30:59 -0800
Three companies selling credit monitoring services entered a $22 million settlement with the FTC for billing consumers for products they didn't order.......
Could your credit score predict your he...
Published:Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:30:00 -0800
Like it or not, your credit score can predict whether you'll qualify for a mortgage, an auto loan or, in some cases, even a job. Earlier this week, a new study was released cl......
Good Business, Bad Credit? Wait to Ask ...
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:40:49 -0800
Even with a profitable company, a business owner with poor personal credit doesn't have great options for financing......
Credit Score May Reflect Cardiovascular...
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:49:02 -0800
A new analysis has found a strong correlation between a person’s credit score and his or her cardiovascular health, according to the findings published in the journal Proceeding......
FICO and CTOS Introduce World's Lea...
Published:Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0800
KULA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FICO (FICO), the predictive analytics and decision management software company, today announced that the largest private cred......