Oct 20, 2016
A recent Credit Karma survey of “adulting” activities found that the only maintenance task the majority of respondents reported as regularly performing was taking their cars in for service. Overall, people are as vigilant about monitoring their credit rating as they are about going to the dentist, even though both are preventative steps that can save thousands of dollars and a lot of future pain.
Nov 12, 2015
According to an FTC study, one-in-four consumers have an error on their credit report that could affect their credit score. A credit report error, such as a fraudulent account or incorrect account details, can have a powerful impact on a consumer’s financial health. These errors can affect everything from the terms and rates a consumer is offered on credit cards to their ability to rent an apartment. Credit Karma's new Direct Dispute can make correcting those errors as easy as clicking a button.