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Credit scores may jump this month thanks to new scoring rules enacted after CFPB study

New standards will strip all tax liens from credit reports. For some, scores could rise by as much as 30 points. The changes take effect Monday, Apr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 16th, 2018

Consumer watchdog considering repeal of payday lending rule

The CFPB has decided to reconsider a key set of rules enacted last year that would have protected consumers against ha.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 16th, 2018

Millennials don’t understand how to build credit, study says

500 Millennials were asked questions regarding credit scores, and based on the results, it looks like Generation Y needs to do some cred.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 3rd, 2017

How Will the Latest Credit Report Changes Affect You?

New credit reporting rules took effect in July 2017, and may change many consumer's credit scores......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 11th, 2017

CFPB: Banks, credit card firms can no longer force consumers to use arbitration in group disputes

The CFPB has enacted a new rule, banning financial companies from insist.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 10th, 2017

CFPB: Banks, credit card firms can no longer force consumers to use arbitration

The CFPB has enacted a new rule, banning financial companies from insist.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 10th, 2017

Your credit score may jump starting this month - CNBC

CNBCYour credit score may jump starting this monthCNBCThat's because improved standards for utilizing new and existing public records.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 1st, 2017

What you need to know about GDPR, the new EU privacy rules that have Silicon Valley scrambling to keep up

Leah Millis / Reuters The EU is implementing major new data privacy regulation next month. It affects any company that processes EU citizens’ data, regardless of whether or .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider16 hr. 11 min. ago

American Express shares jump on company"s better-than-expected Q1 earnings

Shares of American Express Co. rose nearly 3% late Wednesday after the credit-card company reported first-quarter earnings and sales above Wall Street expectatio.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch17 hr. 42 min. ago

New York City changes rules on open-door helicopter flights

New York City is officially banning open-door helicopter flights. The new rule comes a month after a tour helicopter carrying six people crashed into the East River. Five people died as a result of the crash when they were unable to free themselves fr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2018

It’s Official – New Jersey Is The Worst State In The Union

So much of our financial well-being depends on our credit scores. Everything from the cost of mortgag.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 17th, 2018

Citi reports March credit loss 2.78% vs. 2.57% last month

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 16th, 2018

JPMorgan reports March net credit losses 2.65% vs. 2.28% last month

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 16th, 2018

Fed proposes capital rule change to soften impact of new accounting standards

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Friday proposed revising bank regulatory capital rules to ease the impact of new international accounting standards for credit losses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 13th, 2018

Millennials prefer cash to credit cards and are gun-shy to debt, new study indicates

According to financial services industry research company Aite Group, nearly half of Millennials have only one rewards card, compared to three or more for 40% of .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 12th, 2018

How Student Loans Affect Your Credit Score

I won’t pretend paying off student loans is a positive financial experience, but there is a tiny bit of good news for borrowers: If you pay your bill on time every month, you’ll see a steady increase in your.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 11th, 2018

Gas station credit cards may leave your wallet empty: Study

In most cases they are not the smartest choice.         In most cases they are not the smartest choice.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 11th, 2018

Credit Card Signatures Are Going Away Because They Were Useless

But there are more reasons than that. Credit card signatures are dying. And it’s about time. Starting this month, four of the largest credit card companies--Visa, MasterCard, A.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 10th, 2018

Women can"t be paid less than men based on past wages, court rules

"Allowing prior salary to justify a wage differential perpetuates this message, entrenching in salary systems an obvious means of discrimination," Judge Stephen Reinhardt wrote before he died last month......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcApr 10th, 2018

I gave up my credit card for a month — and learned a ton about my spending habits - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comI gave up my credit card for a month — and learned a ton about my spending habitsNBCNews.comWithout her plast.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 7th, 2018

What I learned when I gave up my credit card for a month

Without her plastic in hand, one woman was forced to face the cold, heard reality of her spending habits......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcApr 7th, 2018