What’s the cost for closing a revolving credit card?

I have noticed a lot of what I consider bad advice regarding closing credit cards to save an annual fee associated with some credit cards. The FICO scoring model subtracts points every time you open or close a revolving credit account. The longer a revolving account is open; the FICO scoring model rewards you with […]

CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU TAKES ACTION TO STOP ILLEGAL DEBT COLLECTION LAWSUIT MILL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:December 28, 2015 CONTACT:Office of CommunicationsTel: (202) 435-7170 CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU TAKES ACTION TO STOP ILLEGAL DEBT COLLECTION LAWSUIT MILLOrder Would Bar Georgia Law Firm from Churning Out Illegal Collections Lawsuits and Require $3.1 Million Penalty WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed a proposed consent order in federal […]

Repair Credit for FREE. Kindle Book Sale 99-cents from Oct. 12-19

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Debt Collectors Halted; Pay $42 Million to Consumers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:September 9, 2015 CONTACT:Office of CommunicationsTel: (202) 435-7170 Prepared Remarks of Richard Cordray Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Encore and Portfolio Recovery Associates Enforcement Action  Washington, D.C. September 9, 2015 Thank you all for joining us on this call.  Today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is taking action against Encore Capital Group and Portfolio […]

Premara Blue Cross Breach

Premara Blue Cross Breach August 30, 2015 JulieMacc Leave a comment Edit Premara warns consumers to watch for warning signs of Identity Theft. It was announced this breach effected 11 Million members and hackers gained access to member information including medical information, claims information, member identification number and in some cases bank account information as […]