CFPB releases report on background screening reports, with a focus on criminal background checks used in employment.
New report explores the relationship between Financial Well-Being and the contents of and engagement with credit reports
A joint study with Credit Karma explores the relationship between subjective Financial Well-Being (FWB) and objective credit characteristics and engagement with financial education tools. The report identifies credit report and engagement variables that are significantly related to a consumer’s FWB score, including credit score, credit limit, credit utilization, and the use of a credit simulator tool.
If you were affected by the 2017 Equifax data breach, you may be eligible to claim compensation and benefits because of a legal settlement.
Si usted se vio afectado por el robo de información a Equifax en 2017, puede que sea elegible para recibir compensación y beneficios gracias al reciente acuerdo legal.
An update on results provided under the Bureau’s No-Action Letter on alternative data and machine learning
The ability of consumers to access various types of credit can be affected by their credit scores, as many lenders require a minimum credit score before credit will be extended. This report finds that consumers with lower credit scores may strategically time their applications for credit around peaks and troughs in their scores.
If you have student loans here are three things to do now to keep your student loans in order.
Protect older adults in your community from identity theft – order the Bureau’s ID Protection guide and placemat today!
Prepare su crédito para su próxima gran compra con estos cinco pasos, sin que le cueste nada.
Prepare your credit for your next big buy with these five free steps.