Class action lawsuit claims financial data provider using misleading statistics

Apr 27, 2011 Brian Bradley

Class action lawsuit claims financial data provider using misleading statistics

One of the most important aspects of any consumer's financial well-being is his or her credit score. The score can play a critical role when determining whether a person is able to obtain credit, during a background screening process for


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Lack of background checks leaves citizens vulnerable

Apr 27, 2011 Matt Roesly

Lack of background checks leaves citizens vulnerable

A recent report by the Senate Office of Oversight and Outcomes has found that 25 percent of caregivers identified in media reports as being convicted or accused of wrongdoing on the job had previous offenses on their records, according to the


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Collections agency enforces positive values in employees

Apr 27, 2011 Kyle Duncan

Collections agency enforces positive values in employees

Being in debt is never an enjoyable experience. However, Witchia-Kansas-basted debt collection agency Account Recovery Specialsts (ARSI) is trying to rectify the industry's negative stigma, notes Kansas.com."This job just takes a certain


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Report: Auto industry kept quiet about higher costs in 2009

Apr 27, 2011 Brian Bradley

New research by the Center for Responsible Lending (CRL) indicates that consumers who financed a car through a dealership in 2009 will pay more than $25.8 billion in extra interest over the lives of their loans because of dealer interest rate


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More groups turning to short-term loans

Apr 27, 2011 Todd Milner

More groups turning to short-term loans

A growing number of businesses and other organizations are turning to short-term loans to relieve cash shortages.Public school districts throughout California's San Mateo County are relying on the alternative forms of financing as a temporary


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