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Study Finds Errors on Consumer Credit Reports
By: Jackie

Study Finds Errors on Consumer Credit Reports

Have you looked at your credit report lately?  You may be in the 20% of consumers who had errors on one of their three major credit reports according to a Read More

Fake Credit Monitoring Emails
By: Michael

Fake Credit Monitoring Emails

Entities are sending out fake emails pretending to be Equifax and asking people to check their declining scores. The e-mails attempt to grab the consumer’s attention b...

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Using a Credit Card? You Might be Charged a Check Out Fee
New Mortgage Rules Released
By: Amanda

New Mortgage Rules Released

On Thursday, January 10th, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced new mortgage lending rules that will take effect in January of 2014.  These ne...

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Happy Holidays from Your BBB!
By: Amanda

Happy Holidays from Your BBB!

We, here at the BBB, would like to send out warm holiday wishes to everyone!  We also want to thank you for your loyal readership.  We hope to continue to bring you in...

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Credit Card Gotchas
Beware of Claims to Lower Your Interest Rates
Thieves Tamper With PIN Pads at Barnes & Noble Stores-Steal Info
By: Jackie

Thieves Tamper With PIN Pads at Barnes & Noble Stores-Steal Info

In a press release dated October 24, 2012, Barnes & Noble announced that thieves tampered with point-of-sale PIN pads at 63 Barnes & Noble stores.  The company...

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Readers of Some E-Books May Get Refund
By: Amanda

Readers of Some E-Books May Get Refund

Have you recently purchased a book for your e-reader?  If so, you may be receiving a refund.  Three publishers have agreed to settle an Anti-Trust lawsuit brought fort...

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