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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

Trump Today: Trump Today: President asks SEC to study new reporting rules, calls Manafort trial ‘sad’

President Donald Trump said Friday he’s asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to study six-month reporting for public companies, as he tweeted he’d canceled his planned military parade and called the trial of his ex-campaign chairman “sad.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2018

Study: Homebuyers with lower credit scores pay extra $21,000 in mortgage costs

A Zillow study found that a borrower with a fair credit score would pay about $720 more per year in mortgage costs for the same home than one with an excellent score. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 17th, 2018

Men More Likely Than Women to Finish Their Holiday Shopping Early and Start Late, Study Finds

The study surveyed more than 1,000 credit card holders. Men are often stereotyped as forgetful and lazy when it comes to gift giving, particularly during the winter holiday season. Whi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune4 hr. 17 min. ago

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai says California net neutrality rules are "illegal"

California lawmakers voted to move forward with a "gold standard" net neutrality bill last month......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 17th, 2018

Citi reports August credit loss 2.56% vs. 2.66% 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: theflyonthewallSep 17th, 2018

JPMorgan reports August net credit losses 2.36% vs. 2.30% 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: theflyonthewallSep 17th, 2018

Condo prices jump on Maui as single-family prices stay flat

The median price of a condominium on Maui jumped 27.5 percent last month, compared to August 2017, while the median price of a single-family home on the Valley Isle was unchanged, according to statistics from the Realtors Association of Maui. The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

JPMorgan is working on a way to reward you to improve your credit score, and it may be the future of consumer finance (JPM)

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon said the bank is considering ways to reward customers for boosting their credit scores, such as offering rewards points .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 11th, 2018

A writer who had $60,000 in student loans says it took him 5 years to make the mental shift he needed to pay them off before turning 30

Courtesy of Credit Karma Personal finance writer Tim Devaney graduated college with more than $60,000 in student loan debt.  Devaney contributed more than $600 a month towar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2018

Capitol Report: GAO’s Equifax report: Company left private data vulnerable on several fronts

The GAO released its Equifax report on the one-year anniversary of the breach, highlighting the lack of any enforcement action yet by the two agencies responsible for oversight of credit reporting agencies, the CFPB and FTC......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 8th, 2018

Tesla"s stock is getting crushed after two executives jump ship and CEO Elon Musk smokes weed (TSLA)

Tesla's stock took a dive after news broke that two executives were leaving. The chief accounting officer is leaving after just one month on the job. The head of HR is also leaving, according to news reports. Meanwhile, Tesla is looking to sell $92.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2018

How to set yourself up for a perfect credit score

Follow advice from people who have exceptional scores......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 5th, 2018

How to Set Yourself Up for a Perfect Credit Score

Follow advice from people who have exceptional scores......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 5th, 2018

How to get a perfect credit score

Follow advice from people who have exceptional scores......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 4th, 2018

American Honda total August sales rise, as truck sales jump

American Honda reported Tuesday vehicle sales rose 1.3% in the month of August, as a sharp increase in truck sales offset a big drop in car sales. Total truck sales .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2018

How much do Americans actually know about credit scoring? Survey says more than before

Americans have increased knowledge and participation in the credit score process compared to previous years, a.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 4th, 2018

Tencent Holdings Burns Billions in Regulatory Holding Pattern Over Video Games

New rules hit 'pause' on Chinese video game makers. Tencent Holdings stock dropped 5.6%, or approximately $20 billion, yesterday. The decline follows a similar drop earlier this month.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 31st, 2018

One big reason people don’t pay off their credit cards every month

Recent research suggests it’s not because they don’t have enough money to pay off their cards......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2018

Where people have the highest and lowest credit scores

Want to know where your state ranks? Check out these credit snapshots......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 28th, 2018

Metals Stocks: Gold makes modest moves as traders weigh weaker dollar, jump in consumer confidence

Gold prices make modest moves in either direction Tuesday, finding support with the dollar near a one-month low, but also pressured by a jump in U.S. consumer confidence, which backs the Federal Reserve’s plan for further interest-rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2018