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Tony Hadley is Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Public Policy for Experian. He leads the corporation’s legislative, regulatory and policy programs relating to consumer reporting, consumer finance, direct and digital marketing, e-commerce, financial education and data protection. Hadley leads Experian’s legislative and regulatory efforts with a number of trade groups and alliances, including the American Financial Services Association, the Direct Marketing Association, the Consumer Data Industry Association, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Interactive Advertising Bureau. Hadley is Chairman of the National Business Coalition on E-commerce and Privacy.

Credit Score Competition Would Help Consumers and Reduce Risk

Posted on Dec 10 2015 by
By all accounts, the national housing market in the US stabilized with a recent report showing year-over-year growth at 6.8 percent for October 2015. However, while interest rates remain near all-time lows, it’s estimated that millions of Americans are unable...

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Legislation Introduced to Empower “Credit Invisible” Consumers

Posted on Dec 04 2015 by
In a recent report, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) estimated that there are more than 45 million American consumers that are “credit invisible,” meaning that they either have no credit history or a credit file too thin to receive...

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CFPB Complaint Portal Needs Context to Understand the Data

Posted on Aug 12 2015 by
On July 16, the CFPB published its “first ever” monthly report providing a snapshot of complaints filed by consumers through the agency’s complaint portal. For full disclosure, Experian is one of the top three companies that received the most complaints...

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Top 3 CFPB Priorities for 2015

Posted on Mar 06 2015 by
We’re just a few months into a new year and already there are clear signs how the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) plans to further advance its regulatory authority over bank and non-bank entities across the credit ecosystem. Here is...

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Congress Should Take Action to Improve Financial Education In Our

Posted on Oct 06 2014 by
How can I improve my credit score? That’s a question thousands of consumers ask Experian every day. This question is asked even more frequently now that lenders are sending an estimated 120 million credit-score disclosures each year to consumers when...

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Harnessing Big Data and Big Data analytics to improve financial

Posted on Sep 13 2014 by
As the increased buzz about Big Data has filtered into Washington, D.C., policymakers have sought to learn more about Big Data, the technology that drives it, and the benefits and potential impacts for consumers. To that end, there have been...

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Five Truths About Marketing Information Service Providers (aka “Data Brokers”)

Posted on Mar 07 2014 by
In a world where customized advertising is delivered directly to the right group of people in the most targeted ways, it’s hard to remember that life wasn’t always this convenient. Because marketing information service providers (aka: “data brokers”) play such...

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FTC’s Proposal for a Central Website for “Data Brokers” Won’t

Posted on Mar 05 2014 by
The FTC has advocated for the creation of a central website where marketing information service providers (FTC calls them “data brokers”) would be listed, with links to these companies, their privacy policies and also choice options, giving consumers the capability...

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