Gas station pumps are an easy way to have your debit/credit card information stolen. Thieves place skimmers on gas station pumps to obtain your card info to be used in the future. These quick rules can help you minimize your risk for being a victim of a gas station pump skimmer:
If you live in Nashville and listen to most radio stations especially 101.1 The Beat you have heard a commercial or two or three for Flex Loans. Flex Loans are the worst things for your pockets fam. They may say the interest rate is only 24% but that is total bull. These loans come with more than a standard interest rate.
This post is a step-by-step guide to disputing fraudulent accounts. This is an easy and free way to remove fraudulent accounts from your credit report.
I was on the phone with a good friend of mine, Ndi, she told me her brother was in a susu. I instantly said “a who who, spell that” lol.. She explained to me a “SU SU.. S..U..S..U, its a group of people saving together to gain money fast for a business” or something like that. Still a little confused I asked her to explain more, she said “So lets say 10 people put $100 in the pot once a month and each month one person gets to collect the total, so everyone puts in and gets no less than the same amount”… *light bulb goes off*
So, you get your credit report and you see a bunch of information you know for sure isn’t yours, what do you do? Initially you think it’s fraud right? Yup, you think it’s fraud and you are ready to call the police and credit bureaus. What if I told you it could be a mistake, would you believe me? Probably not. How can the credit bureaus get anything mixed up if they have my social? Well, you will be surprised how much stuff can get mixed up.
When we think of Marshawn Lynch, we think of witty and beast on the field. Come to find out he is also a beast off the field when it comes to money. It is reported that Marshawn Lynch has saved every single penny he has made from the NFL, thats almost 50 million dollars. Ohhh weee thats a lot of money. He has lived solely off of endorsements and sponsors.
I wanted to give you a brief write up with quick tips to help minimize your risk for identity theft. You don’t have to do all of these… I mean you don’t have to do any of these.
Online I found this cool letter that may actual work to remove PAID collection accounts. This letter was used after contacting the collection agency previously about removing the account.
Below is a link to the whole FCRA. This is the bylaws credit bureaus and creditors must follow when it comes to reporting your credit report information.