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Consumer Alert

FTC says credit repair operation was a scam

Seena Gressin

If your credit isn’t as good as you’d like, a company that promises to boost your credit score by hundreds of points in as little as 45 days might seem like the perfec


Did a Lender Offer Less Favorable Terms or Deny You Credit?

Did you apply for credit and get turned down? Or did a lender offer you less favorable terms for credit? If so, they have to give you a notice with certain information. Improving your credit may take some time, but taking some steps will help you do it. 

Fixing Your Credit FAQs

Here’s what to know about how to dispute errors on your credit report and avoid credit repair scams.
Consumer Alert

Give yourself some credit (reports)

Emily Wu

One important back-to-basics step you can take this Financial Literacy Month (or anytime) is checking your credit report.