Credit Bureaus

Perhaps you’ve heard of the three major credit reporting agencies (also sometimes referred to as credit bureaus). They are Experian, TransUnion and Equifax. Credit reporting agencies collect and maintain the information that forms your credit history and ultimately, your credit report. Get your free Credit.com account now to get a free credit score from Experian, the most comprehensive credit bureau in the U.S., as well as your very own credit report card that tells you how you’re doing in the five key areas that are included on your credit reports.


Experian: Credit Reports & Scores Guide

Experian is known in the United States as one of the three largest consumer credit reporting agencies, along with Equifax and TransUnion. In fact, Experian is the largest of the major credit bureaus. According to the company’s 2015 annual report, Experian manages the data of 890 million people and 103 million businesses worldwide, and brought […] Read More

TransUnion: Credit Reports & Scores Guide

If you have any loans or credit cards, your debt-handling habits are tracked, collected and put into reports by credit bureaus. Those reports are then used for credit scores, which help lenders determine whether to approve you for loans, and give you favorable interest rates. There are three main credit bureaus that operate as independent, […] Read More

Equifax: Credit Reports & Scores Guide

Company Profile: Equifax® Equifax Inc. (Equifax) is a consumer credit reporting agency in the United States, and is considered one of the three largest American credit reporting agencies along with Experian and TransUnion. Information that Equifax collects, and is required by law to provide to consumers annually, is included as part of the free credit […] Read More

FICO Scores Guide

Company Profile: FICO® Fair Isaac Corporation is a global provider of analytic, software and data management products and services, specializing in the credit analysis market. Fair Isaac, more popularly known as FICO, is a pioneer in the credit score and credit account management fields, mainly providing credit scoring models and results to banks, credit reporting […] Read More

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