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Vision 2015: Debunking millennial credit myths to shape the future of lending

Posted on Apr 28 2015 by

Millennials are considered the “Me Me Me” generation. Why shouldn’t they be? Aged 18–34, millennials have everything going for them in today’s economy. The job market is favorable, and as the creators of advancing technology, they’re poised for growth. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the “millennial” generation is projected to surpass the outsized baby-boomer […]


Experian Partners With Orange County Rescue Mission, Fosters Financial Literacy in the Local Community

Posted on Apr 23 2015 by


With the objective of supporting the local community and helping Orange County residents overcome financial issues, we have partnered with the Orange County Rescue Mission (OCRM) to spread financial literacy by providing residents with the insight and resources to guide them on a journey to independence.


#DataTalk TweetChat Expands Experian’s Data For Good Initiative

Posted on Apr 22 2015 by


With 90 percent of the data in the world being created in the last two years, now more than ever, we need to know how to get the most out of our data-driven economy because the power of data can be a tremendous force for good in the world.


Going Green: Which Lane to Choose?

Posted on Apr 21 2015 by

A behind-the-wheel look at alternative-power vehicles. [Infographic]


How Tech Is Bringing Brands Closer To Their Customers

Posted on Apr 14 2015 by

For years, brands lacked the means to create highly relevant and meaningful interactions with their customers. Today, that has changed–and the demand has never been greater.

According to Experian Marketing Services’ State of Cross-Channel Marketing Report, marketers from around the world are adopting more customer-centric engagement strategies. With cross-channel marketing technology and predictive analytical tools becoming smarter and more accessible to marketers, they have the ability to help brands manage data, understand the preferences of their customers and most importantly, turn that intelligence into action across every channel at scale.


Vision 2015 Session Spotlight: A sneak peek on what to expect

Posted on Apr 09 2015 by

Experian’s 34th annual Vision Conference is quickly approaching. This year’s theme of “Think Big: Data, Analytics, Insights, Growth” will be explored through more than 80 breakout sessions with thought-provoking perspectives, best practices and solutions for addressing emerging business issues for clients.

Each year, Vision combines in-depth research, cutting-edge technology and expertise from industry leaders to help Experian’s clients strengthen their balance sheets and plan for sustained growth.


Financial Apps and Information Security: Balancing Consumer Needs

Posted on Apr 08 2015 by

As more and more finance apps fill the marketplace, consumers have the opportunity to be increasingly selective with their download choices.

App availability is widely accessible to smartphone users, and many users are progressively feeling the need to keep a close tab on their finances when on-the-go, whether away from their home base, or simply in their daily routines between bank visits. When they make the decision to bring a financial app into their device, how do security concerns versus the convenience factor play out?

A recent study by Experian explored these decision-making evaluations and the motivations behind them, finding that nearly half of consumers currently use financial apps to gain confidence and control over their financial welfare (46 percent).


Experian Insights in the News: Big Data and Actionable Insights

Posted on Mar 27 2015 by

Experian is all about turning insights into action… using data for good.

Our commitment is to work with our clients, consumers, non-profits and other parties to help ensure that we, as a company and within society, continue to properly leverage big data for good.

As part of that effort, every other week we bring you Experian Insights – a round-up of news and resources highlighting how data is used for positive business, consumer and societal actions in many ways and across multiple sectors.

Experian Insights in the News

Marketing: A Primary Breeding Ground for Big Data Innovation – AdExchanger
Companies that use data to put the consumer at the center of their innovations win in the digital economy. [ReTweet]