NFCC acknowledges credit awareness and literacy

Oct 05, 2011 Todd Milner

NFCC acknowledges credit awareness and literacy

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling, a nonprofit credit counseling service, has acknowledged four individuals for their role in promoting financial literacy, awareness and education.In recent years, as large financial institutions


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Recession marginalized consumer credit data

Oct 04, 2011 Todd Milner

It may be intuitive to assume consumer credit scores worsened across the board during the recession and the ensuing aftermath. However, recent data unveiled by credit analytics firm FICO suggests the downturn did more to polarize scores than


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Summit discusses short term financing for the poor

Oct 04, 2011 Todd Milner

Summit discusses short term financing for the poor

When it comes to obtaining financing, many consumers find it difficult based on a poor credit record or other limiting factors. While short term financing was easy to access just a few years ago, thanks to new economic realities, lenders have


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Company ranks short term lenders online

Oct 04, 2011 Todd Milner

Company ranks short term lenders online

For customers, it can be difficult to shop online for any service or good. But when it comes to money, consumers must be extra careful about security, reliability and quality service. When people need nontraditional credit like a short term loan


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Short term loans available online

Oct 03, 2011 Todd Milner

Short term loans available online

Despite a 2007 ruling by New Mexico lawmakers that protects consumers from excessive short term loan fees, the risk of running up interest still exists - and loans are becoming easier to obtain.KOB-TV reports that online short term lending is on the


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