Credit Reports and Credit Repair

Visit the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s website:

What they say:

We aim to make consumer financial markets work for consumers, responsible providers, and the economy as a whole. We protect consumers from unfair, deceptive, or abusive practices and take action against companies that break the law. We arm people with the information, steps, and tools that they need to make smart financial decisions.

 

Some of their information pieces:

How to avoid credit repair service scams

How can I tell a credit repair scam from a reputable credit counselor?

Download a pamphlet on Rebuilding Your Credit (this downloads a 165 kb PDF)

For information about correcting bad information on credit reports, Try here

 

The National Association of Consumer Advocates, a private organization of consumer lawyers, also provides information about correcting bad information on credit reports Here 

The Federal Trade Commission also provides information about money & credit, homes & mortgages. 

 

The Federal Trade Commission also discusses both general credit reporting and also credit repair issues

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