Can consumers with damaged credit get a car loan?

Nov 25, 2015 Philip Burgess

Can consumers with damaged credit get a car loan?

For some time now, experts have criticized the ways in which the current credit system effectively locks tens of millions of Americans out of being able to borrow. This can have a major impact on their lives in many ways, not the least of which


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Sprint hit with fines over fees to low credit score customers

Nov 16, 2015 Walt Wojciechowski

Sprint hit with fines over fees to low credit score customers

Many companies across the U.S. may use people's credit histories when it comes to determining all sorts of things, including eligibility and cost of borrowing. But sometimes, it is found that these policies of dealing with financially troubled


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Not enough people know the difference between credit scores, reports

Nov 13, 2015 Walt Wojciechowski

Not enough people know the difference between credit scores, reports

At this point millions of Americans know full well that their credit history plays a major role in their everyday financial lives. It can determine everything from whether they have access to credit to what they end up paying for it. However,


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Businesses may need to do more to dispel credit score myths

Nov 04, 2015 Walt Wojciechowski

Businesses may need to do more to dispel credit score myths

Over the last several years, the importance of having a good credit score has become apparent to far more people across the country. Prior to the financial downturn, many Americans likely didn't realize just how crucial a quality score could


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What goes into a credit score?

Nov 02, 2015 Walt Wojciechowski

Each year, millions of Americans may struggle with having a middling or low credit score, and their desire to improve their standing significantly may be something they're not able to achieve right away. However, with a little bit of hard work


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