December 6, 2016
Dear Experian, I’m going through a divorce, and I need to get an apartment; therefore, I need advice on how to get my credit score up as much as...
August 4, 2016
Dear Readers, People often ask if rent-to-own loans help build a credit history. Unfortunately, the answer is no, because such loans are not currently reported to the credit reporting...
January 3, 2016
Dear Experian, How do I get a free consumer report from Experian RentBureau? My landlord has found incorrect information on the service he uses. - TNY
October 24, 2014
Dear Experian, My daughter’s report is showing she had a broken lease in November 2013. However, she just moved out in July. How can she correct this? - ...
January 1, 2014
Dear Experian, I would like to better understand how co-signing for apartment leases affects credit. - IAB
December 18, 2013
Dear Experian, Does a landlord have to have a judgment against a former tenant in order for the debt to be reported? Can a collection agency report a debt without...
September 10, 2013
Dear Experian, My daughter is in the process of looking for a new apartment and obtained a copy of her credit report. She found her credit is "fair." She also...
September 10, 2013
Dear Experian, I'm a college student, and today I was given an eviction notice because my roommates didn’t pay their rent on time. I was wondering what happens if they...
August 20, 2013
Dear Experian, We purchased a house four years ago and sold it recently for more than we mortgaged originally. We are now renting. Does this help or hurt our credit? -...
August 13, 2013
Dear Experian, Can a landlord show a prospective tenant a copy of their credit report? Can a landlord give a prospective tenant a copy of their credit report? - REB
July 31, 2013
Dear Experian, How can I report my rent payments? My landlord does not. - TCR
July 17, 2013
Dear Experian, Could a violation of a rental agreement ruin my credit even though I don’t owe any rent? - MST