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Free credit scores from banks now available to more than half of consumers
Barclaycard: Started providing free FICO scores to credit card customers online in 2014, and sends email alerts when the score changes. It also gives customers the top two factors that affect each person's score. Capital One: Started offering non-FICO …

Attorney General Balderas Announces 3K Settlement, Major Reforms With
(The credit reporting agencies implemented this change after the attorneys general initiated their investigation and raised the concern that the pertinent complaint documents were not being sent to the furnishers.) • Consumers may obtain one additional …
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Never checking your credit report is unwise, experts say
SALT LAKE CITY — A new report finds many Americans have never seen their credit reports. Legally, they are entitled to one free report from each of the three credit bureaus per year. Experts say checking the reports every year can prevent problems.