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Credit Card Auto Payments

Protect Credit Card Automatic Payments Have you heard this story? A woman at the register, swipes her credit/debit card to purchase groceries and the card was declined. She knows she has money in the account and is now thoroughly embarrassed. She races to her car to call the card issuer, only to be informed that […]

Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)

The following is an excerpt: THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT As a public service, the staff of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has prepared the following complete text of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), 15 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq. Although staff generally followed the format of the U.S. Code as published by the […]

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Fix Your Credit Yourself

You have seen the ads on TV and on the internet from companies claiming they can fix your “bad” credit, but can they really? We all would like to believe that if we pay a company hundreds or thousands of dollars they will actually fix our credit so that our credit score will increase. I […]

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Credit Bureaus

Today’s newsletter is simply going to address some of the facts surrounding the Credit Bureaus and the control they have over the general public. The more you are informed…..the less you can be taken advantage of. Stand up and fight! Over 80 million people in the country now work from home according to the US Bureau of Statistics! Entrepreneurs […]


Credit Advice

Keep in mind that nothing in the world of consumer credit happens at a “lightning rate,” but I have personally seen the following strategies implemented – and have seen Fico scores pop up 40+ points in under 2 weeks.

Protect your Child’s Identity

Each year as the summer winds down and you prepare to send the kids back to school, the news is filled with stories about theft of a child’s identity. The internet is filled with information and facts about protecting your child’s identity.