Category Archives: Credit Reports

Consumer FDCPA Lawsuits up againt Creditors

It is estimated that 541 different collection agencies and creditors have been named in over 500 consumer statute lawsuits filed nationwide in the first half of June.   These numbers were pulled from data from U.S. District Court complaint dockets.   More consumers are fighting back as credit gets tighter and collection agencies especially buyers of junk debt get more even more aggressive.  http://bit.ly/9jobrM

Your Credit Reports are Supposed to be Kept Confidential under Fair Credit Reporting Act

Tweet Gregory Navone of Las Vegas and the two mortgage brokerage companies he owned – First Interstate Mortgage Corp. and Nevada One Corp. – were charged in the FTC’s December 2008 complaint with improperly disposing of at least 230 credit reports and other “sensitive consumer records” collected by the firms. Navone did not immediately respond