Complete Description:Everyday, companies target consumers who have poor credit histories with promises to clean up their credit report so they can get a car loan, a home mortgage, insurance, or even a job once they pay them a fee for the service. The truth is, these companies can’t deliver an improved credit report for you using the tactics they promote. This article cautions consumers about companies that charge hundreds, even thousands of dollars, but don't deliver on their claims. It explains how to legitimately improve your credit score, and it provides a sample dispute letter.
Funding Agency: Federal Trade Commission
Type: Article; Website;
Language: English
Audience: Individual