Settled in full or Paid in Full?

Is it better to settle a debt with "Settled in Full" or "Paid in Full" notation on the credit report? During the credit repair process it is often necessary to settled a debt. Doing it the right way can help improve the credit scores and eliminate future problems. What is the difference in "Settled in [...]

By |2017-05-20T11:45:09-05:00March 29th, 2015|FDCPA, FDCPA Court Rulings|Comments Off on Settled in full or Paid in Full?

Economic Gains Boost Lender Confidence, Credit Availability

The credit card market gained strength in last year’s third quarter, with more new accounts and higher monthly purchase volumes across all risk categories, according to the American Bankers Association’s latest Credit Card Market Monitor. Collection & Credit Risk

By |2015-03-27T04:05:53-05:00March 27th, 2015|FDCPA|Comments Off on Economic Gains Boost Lender Confidence, Credit Availability

Student Loan Refinance Bill Resurfaces

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, announced his ongoing co-sponsorship of legislation aimed at allowing people with outstanding student loan debt to refinance at the lower interest rates offered to new borrowers. The measure has resurfaced in the 114th Congress. Collection & Credit Risk

By |2015-03-25T03:22:40-05:00March 25th, 2015|FDCPA|Comments Off on Student Loan Refinance Bill Resurfaces

NFCC Receives $2.3 Million Housing Grant

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling has received a grant award totaling $ 2.3 million from NeighborWorks America to support foreclosure prevention efforts through its Member Agencies. Collection & Credit Risk

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Lender Easily Sells Subprime Auto Loan Bundle

Despite turmoil in the auto loan market - delinquencies are up, more people are losing their cars to repossession - Santander Consumer USA still had few problems finding buyers last week for a bond deal consisting of auto loans to credit-troubled borrowers. Collection & Credit Risk

By |2015-03-17T00:25:32-05:00March 17th, 2015|FDCPA|Comments Off on Lender Easily Sells Subprime Auto Loan Bundle

Student Debt Relief Plan Unveiled

A presidential memorandum signed Tuesday directs federal agencies to overhaul the way Americans repay their student loans, the latest move in a series of steps the Obama administration is taking to promote college affordability and access. Collection & Credit Risk

By |2015-03-12T22:58:10-05:00March 12th, 2015|FDCPA|Comments Off on Student Debt Relief Plan Unveiled

Getting young people on the path to financial success

Millions of young people enter the workforce every day without basic money management skills. The financial decisions they make in the beginning of their working lives can affect their financial success in the future. Developing healthy financial habits early on helps young people better access services and products that can help them save, invest, and [...]

By |2017-05-20T11:45:11-05:00March 11th, 2015|FDCPA|Comments Off on Getting young people on the path to financial success

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