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Tag Archives: Credit history
You go to a financial institution to open a checking or savings account and a representative says you aren’t eligible. Why? Because a report shows that an institution previously closed your checking account, perhaps because of unpaid overdrafts. Can the … Continue reading
Fall has arrived-time to set back the clocks, get a flu shot, and check your credit report? Wait a minute. Check your credit report? UW-Extension educators are continuing a “Check Your Free Credit Report Campaign: 2/2, 6/6, 10/10,” reminding people … Continue reading
A credit report provides a record of your history of paying loans and bills, including any late payments. These reports are important because they can affect your ability to qualify for a low-cost loan or insurance policy, rent an apartment … Continue reading
Like vacationers packing for a cruise or workers buying a wardrobe for a new job, students beginning their freshman year at college are rightly excited about the journey they are about to begin. In addition to planning their technology needs … Continue reading
Below are some common questions that we hope provide some answers for you. There is a billing error (e.g., an incorrect amount or a transaction I didn’t make) on my credit card statement. What should I do? The Fair Credit … Continue reading
As part of National Consumer Protection Week, Union State Bank is providing information on how you can become a wiser consumer of financial products. Reprinted from FDIC Consumer News http://www.fdic.gov/consumers/consumer/news/cnwin1011/wallet.html Consider this: Your wallet is stolen. You immediately call your … Continue reading
As part of National Consumer Protection Week, Union State Bank is providing information on how you can become a wiser consumer of financial products. Reprinted from FDIC Consumer News http://www.fdic.gov/consumers/consumer/news/cnfall11/credit.html It is no secret that the information in your credit report may be … Continue reading