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Keeping up with your credit these days means being able to decipher the headlines when things change in the economy, interest rates rise or fall, or another major identity breach occurs, to how it might affect you personally. While we might not all have a keen interest in personal finance news, knowing more about what’s happening in the world at large can help you connect the dots to your own current credit situation. Helping you stay informed and make solid plans for the future? That’s always a good idea.

At Experian, when credit makes the news, we’ll help you make sense of it. Stay connected to the world of credit news and build your credit knowledge when you keep up with today’s current events.

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VPNFilter, which has infected 500,000 routers in 54 countries, allows fraudsters to make off...

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Congress Passes Bill Making Credit Freezes Free of Charge

The House of Representatives passed legislation on Tuesday that makes major changes to the...

University of Buffalo Data Breach Points to Painful Password Problems

Americans have seen this play before, but this week’s data breach at the University...

Data Breaches Fall But Risks to Your Personal Info Are Up: Here’s Why

First, the good news—the number of U.S. data breaches reported in 2018 represents a...

Chili’s Data Breach: What You Need to Know

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Rail Europe’s System Breached: What to Know

If you traveled to Europe or bought rail tickets for European travel in late...

Do You Live In One of the 10 States With the Lowest Foreclosure Rates in the US?

The foreclosure crisis seems to be abating across the fruited plains, and these 10...