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How to Use Free Credit Monitoring When a Credit Freeze Is in Place

November 28th, 2017 · No Comments · Credit Reports, Credit Scores

If you’ve done much searching around for free credit monitoring, you know there is no shortage of services out there offering free access to your credit reports and scores all year long. Unfortunately, your options are more limited if you have a credit freeze on your reports (as it is now recommended we all have in the wake of the Equifax hack). Thankfully, there are some exceptions, meaning you need not sacrifice the free credit monitoring you need – for credit repair efforts and beyond — just as much as you need your credit freeze.

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What to Expect from an Employment Credit Check

October 3rd, 2017 · No Comments · Credit Reports

Do you know how a potential employer can check your credit? Do you know what type of credit information — and other background records — they are going to see? Do you know how to request a copy of this information? What about disputing inaccuracies (an essential step in the credit repair process)? Get the facts about what to expect from an employer credit check.

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Using Credit Karma to Monitor Your Credit: How It Works and Why You Need It

September 26th, 2017 · No Comments · Credit Reports, Credit Scores

How does Credit Karma offer its credit monitoring services for free? Which credit bureaus do they pull from? Which scores do they use and are they accurate? Get answers to these and other questions about Credit Karma, one of the more popular services you can use to monitor your credit, during the credit repair process and beyond.

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