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Your Rights According to the Fair Credit Reporting Act

As consumers, there is a lot about the world of credit reporting which feels unfair. For starters, the fact that the credit bureaus are permitted to collect information about you, compile that information into reports, and sell your information to others for a profit – all without any permission being required from you – can be downright infuriating. Yet the …

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Why Millions of Tax Liens and Judgments are Disappearing from Credit Reports

Have you ever heard of NCAP (the National Consumer Assistance Plan)? If not, it’s an acronym you should probably learn more about. NCAP is responsible for the introduction of a number of new consumer friendly practices at the 3 major credit reporting agencies – Equifax, TransUnion, and Experian – including the forthcoming removal of a large number of tax liens …