Worried About Your Equifax Credit Score? Here’s What to Do

Earlier this year, Equifax EFX 0.37% sent lenders inaccurate credit scores for millions of would-be borrowers over a three-week period. Now, many who applied for home or other loans at the time are scrambling to determine whether the mistake affected them. The information that credit-reporting firms such as Equifax add into consumers’ credit reports includes … Read more

Medical Debt Is Being Wiped Off Credit Reports. What That Means for You.

Millions of Americans will now see a cleaner bill of health on their credit reports, making it easier for many to get an apartment or apply for a loan. Effective July 1, the three major credit reporting bureaus have removed medical debts that went into collection but were subsequently paid. In the past, these types … Read more

Equifax’s credit score errors added $154 to Florida woman’s monthly car loan payment, lawsuit alleges and mortgage rates drop to lowest level since April as ‘high uncertainty’ creates volatility

Hi MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. Equifax’s credit score errors added $154 to Florida woman’s monthly car loan payment, lawsuit alleges The lawsuit against Equifax comes at a time of hot inflation and rising rates for car loans, credit cards and mortgages Read More Mortgage rates drop to lowest level since April as ‘high … Read more

Microfinance industry sees flat YoY growth in September 2021: Report

Credit and Finance for MSMEs: Disbursements were up YoY 96 per cent by value and 94 per cent by volume during the September quarter from the corresponding September 2020 quarter. Credit and Finance for MSMEs: The microfinance industry has recorded a flat year-on-year (YoY) growth as of September 2021 quarter from the year-ago period as … Read more

Enphase Energy, Chipotle, Peloton, Uber: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Stock futures are up and government bond yields are down following a recent climb. Here’s what we’re watching in Wednesday’s trading: Enphase Energy soared 19% premarket after the California solar energy company reported record revenue during the recent quarter. SolarEdge Technologies was also up, at 9.5%. Peloton Interactive added 2.9% premarket to build on Tuesday’s … Read more

Are you trying to correct an error in your credit report? Good luck – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

WASHINGTON, DC (CBSNEWS.COM) – Trying to remove an error from your credit report can often seem like an exercise in futility, absorbing time and energy – that is, if you can reach the companies that manage your crucial financial data in the first place. Equifax, Experian and TransUnion together resolved less than 2% of the … Read more