NASCAR driver sues Experian

July 30th, 2018

Former NASCAR driver Todd Bodine has sued Experian for listing a tax lien that doesn’t belong to him.

How Your Identity is Stolen: Dumpster Diving

July 11th, 2018

Identity theft has made headlines in the recent years after news reports about consumers’ private information being vulnerable after data breaches at large companies. It can result in false debt, credit report errors, being denied credit or loan amounts, and so much more. When you first think of the phrase “identity theft,” you may picture […]

How to Read a Credit Report

June 4th, 2018

Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), you are entitled to a free copy of your credit report every 12 months. However, it can be daunting and confusing to examine your report if you don’t know how to read through the information listed. Although the exact format will vary between the three main agencies– TransUnion, […]

J&J Can’t Arbitrate Applicant’s Background Check Claims

May 16th, 2018

By Shayna Posses, Law360– A Pennsylvania federal judge held Friday that a would-be employee’s arbitration agreement with a staffing firm can’t be used to force him to arbitrate claims that a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary unfairly revoked his job offer because of a background check, saying his allegations against J&J stem from the Fair Credit […]