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Checking with the Credit Bureaus
By: Jason

Checking with the Credit Bureaus

Our office routinely receives calls and inquiries from consumers wanting to check their credit score. Some consumers mistake the BBB for a credit bureau and others sim...

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Financial Savvy for School Age Kids
By: Susan

Financial Savvy for School Age Kids

Finances and money management can be tricky at any age, but children can gain a lot of financial know how, with guidance from caring adults. As our kids prepare to hea...

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Criminals Target Dormant Credit Card Accounts
It’s Back!
By: Jackie

It’s Back!

Remember ZeuS, the global Trojan horse that first popped up in 2007 and stole the banking information of millions of online users?  Well, it’s back in what you might c...

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Not Disputing Mistakes on Your Credit Report Could Cost You Money
One in Ten People Use the Most Popular PIN Number
By: Michael

One in Ten People Use the Most Popular PIN Number

Protecting the security of your checking account is closely tied to having a secure PIN. But you need one that you can remember, keeping the thieves at bay, without lo...

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How Much Do You Know About Credit Scores?
Prevent Credit Card Theft at Gas Pumps
By: Michael

Prevent Credit Card Theft at Gas Pumps

Between 8 and 12 million people will be victims in a single year as thieves use extraordinary measures to steal your money. U.S. postal inspectors are searching hotel ...

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