Category : Credit Scores

Identity Theft…Protect Yourself

IDENTITY THEFT… Protect yourself If you feel that you have been a victim of fraud there are a few steps to control any damage that may result. Place an alert on your credit report. An alert is a precaution. When an alert is placed on your report, a caution flag will appear if someone applies […]

Get a Free Credit Report

How can I get a FREE copy of my credit report? You are eligible for a free copy of your credit report from each of the three major credit-reporting agencies, once per calendar year. You can request your report one of three ways:  Online – Go to www.annualcreditreport.com  Phone – Call 1-877-322-8228  Mail – Fill […]

New FICO System May Help You

There are changes coming in 2019 to the way FICO credit scores are calculated. The new system may allow millions of people to be eligible for loans that they weren’t before. The new system also boosts some people’s credit score. This opens the door to purchasing a home, car, or anything else that needs a […]