Victim of Identity Theft? 7 Things to Do to Get Back on Track

Identity theft is serious business.

Leveling the Credit Playing Field: What You Need to Know About The New Credit Access & Inclusion Act of 2017

There’s an imbalance in the modern credit reporting industry.

How to Protect Your Identity After a Big Data Breach

Are you one of the 145+ million people affected by the Equifax breach in 2017? When hackers exploited a flaw in a tool for building web applications to access information stored by Equifax, one of...

Rent Reporting to Build Credit: A Tenant’s Legal Right?

What happens when you don’t pay your bills – credit cards, utilities, cell phone, etc. – on time?

4 Reasons Why Credit Monitoring Should Be Your New Year’s Resolution

If you’re like 42% of the population, you’ve made a New Year’s resolution (or two, or more) about improving your financial outlook.

5 Ways to Rent Your First Apartment Without Credit

Credit ratings are key when it comes to renting an apartment, as most lease applications require that you provide a credit score. In fact, according to a report by TransUnion, nearly half of all...

RentTrack Study Shows Positive Impact of Rent Reporting

Rent Reporting is a new thing, so when it comes to figuring out what type of impact rent reporting might have on your credit score, a solid answer might be hard to come by. Some studies have been...

TransUnion: Rent Reporting Yields Benefits in One Month

According to a recently released analysis from TransUnion, rent reporting had quick and positive effect for a majority of consumers in the study. Considering there are now almost 40 million...

Introducing Rent Reporting: A Debt-Free Way to Build Credit

Rent reporting is a huge new opportunity for millions of renters, and especially for young adults. In this first installment of our three-part series, Introducing Rent Reporting, let’s take a look...