What happens to your credit after marriage?

August 7th, 2019

Are you getting married?  Marriage is a big step for both your personal life and your finances.  As you build a life together, it’s important to understand exactly how your credit score might change as a result of your new commitments.  Marriage may not directly affect your score, but if you are applying for things like […]

Do you need credit monitoring?

July 16th, 2019

What is credit monitoring?  Credit monitoring services, like those offered by TransUnion or Experian, watch your credit report for any changes or fraud and send you alerts if they detect any unusual activity.  These services can cost more than $30 each month, which is a steep cost to pay when you can perform many of these services […]

Scalia’s Death Adds To Uncertainty In Class Standing Fight

February 18th, 2016

Law360, New York (February 16, 2016, 10:45 PM ET) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s unexpected death on Saturday creates a clear opening for the high court to split evenly on whether consumers can sue companies for technical statutory violations without alleging an actual injury, in a ruling that would preserve uncertainty and divergent […]

Data Breaches

June 23rd, 2015

Data Breaches Common It may be hard to believe, but data breaches are far more common than we’d like to admit or realize. In fact, in the last decade there have been at least 11 high profile data breaches in the US. This includes Target, Home Depot and Neiman Marcus. These are retail stores that […]