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Liz Weston: On Saving for Retirement, Debt and Managin...

We had a wonderful opportunity to talk with Liz Weston (@lizweston) about saving for retirement, debt, managing credit, and much more. Check out the full-interview: I know you went to the FinCon blogger conference last year, how was that? Liz Weston: Yeah, that was really a great event. There...

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Experian Teams Up with the Small Business Administrati...

Ronald Reagan once said, “Entrepreneurs and their small enterprises are responsible for almost all the economic growth in the United States.” A truth that still holds true. In the current economic climate, however, small-business owners have found themselves under increased pressure to maintain profitability and grow their business. Since...

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Historically High Loan Terms and Low Interest Rates Ke...

Who doesn’t like low monthly payments? Unless you are lucky enough to buy a car outright, most consumers would agree that when making any large purchase, one of the goals is to keep the monthly payments as low and affordable as possible. Whether it is providing a large down...

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Giving Credit a Boost with On-Time Rental Payments...

This week, Experian announced its collaboration with payment processor WilliamPaid, which provides renters in any type of property another option for having their rental payment data reported to Experian RentBureau. WilliamPaid joins Experian’s growing list of rental payment processors, providing more opportunities and options for renters to have their...

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Joint Statement from Experian Consumer Council Members...

At Experian we are committed to helping consumers learn about credit, and how to successfully build and protect their credit profiles. As part of this commitment, we formed the Experian Consumer Council in March of 2010. The council is comprised of leading industry experts, nonprofit organizations and consumers who...

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Data is the Cornerstone of Experian’s Business...

There’s a lot of commentary in the press today as a result of a report the Federal Trade Commission issued this morning about the accuracy of credit reports. This gives me the opportunity to share some insight into Experian’s business and how we actively manage the integrity of our...

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60 Minutes Story: Misleading Representation of Credit ...

As you may have seen, 60 Minutes ran a story on the credit reporting industry tonight, and unfortunately, much of the story was inaccurate and misleading. The focus of the segment was on data accuracy and the results of the yet-to-be released FTC accuracy study. Many parts of the...

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Experian’s Commitment to Data Integrity, Custome...

As the global leader in the credit business, it’s our responsibility to assist lenders in managing consumer credit risk, and importantly, to empower consumers to understand and responsibly use credit in their financial lives. These responsibilities require a commitment – a commitment from us to play a leading role...

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Experian Shares the National Foundation For Credit Cou...

As of 2011, the Hispanic population comprised 16.7% of the United States population, the largest minority group following African-Americans. In addition, 20.3% of U.S. households speak a language other than English. Recognizing the need for expanded financial resources to the Hispanic community, Experian provided a generous grant to translate...

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