The Credit Scoring Site
A bleak account

Dirty Data
in the media

Clark Howard
Federal Reserve
Chicago Tribune
Christian Science Monitor
Columbus Dispatch
Augusta Chronicle
Realty Times
Realty Times
Nolo: Credit Repair
MoneyCentral Radio
The Detroit News, July 17, 2000
Money Maze Radio
USA Today Hot Site, 9/17/98

Training TransUnion on credit scores, employers

TransUnion, follow these directions and make the corrections.

Also, see

National Financial Literacy Month, 2011 (video),
Myth: Employers use credit scores


TransUnion conducted a survey of human resource decision makers, but asked the wrong question. They corrected their mistake. Then they corrected another. Unfortunately, that's not the end of it.

TransUnion, pay attention. Check the blog, and the news page for assignments.

Your next task is to review the page where you state, "Credit scoring systems are used by lenders, insurers, landlords, employers and utility companies to evaluate your credit behavior."

That is what your customers see when they are on the home page and click on the credit score sample link.

Do not misinform citizens, and provide accurate and complete information.

creditscoring on twitter Facebook Page:  The Credit Scoring Site, YouTube Channel:  The Credit Scoring Site,
Reddit overview for CreditScoring email The Credit Scoring Site,
XML button

Do employers use credit scores?

Don't believe it.

April, 1997: "Information on how to obtain one's credit score is suspiciously absent from your site. How do I get mine?"

"And we're not running a game show. I mean, we're evaluating risk. We're not trying to have people get--achieve the highest score."

"Fisher is a fan of going by the book and then beyond it."

"He beat the scoring proponents to the punch by scooping up the web address, from which he launches often strident, sometimes wacky, but usually well-documented attacks on the credit-scoring concept and the industries that support it."

Realty Consumers Empowered By Online "Peoples" Court - "His Web site helped him-- and millions of other consumers-- extend fair credit reporting rights to credit scoring information."

"Fisher operates the Web site, which skewers the secrecy of the credit bureaus and Fair, Isaac." - The Detroit News

" is an exceptionally-interesting site that offers news and information regarding credit scoring and-- really-- the entire credit process."

"'Garbage in, garbage out,' says Greg Fisher of Dayton, Ohio, who runs two Web sites on the subject, and"