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Reading a Credit Report

Credit reports can be very confusing to read at times. There is a lot of information to decipher, codes that may not always make sense, etc. There are some basic things to know that may help when you … [Read more...]

Advantage Credit Donates to Direct Relief – Puerto Rico in Honor of Their Customers

Evergreen, Colo., December 14, 2017 – In appreciation of their customers as well as in the spirit of the holiday season, Advantage Credit, Inc. has made a donation to Direct Relief in Puerto Rico in … [Read more...]

What Exactly is a Rescore?

A “Rescore” is the updating of information on a credit report at the bureau level in an expedited manner. It is not credit repair and it is not a manipulation of the credit report. Eventually the … [Read more...]

How Safe is Your Child’s Identity?

In this day and age everyone has been taught at least a few ways to protect their identities against theft. But what about your children’s identities? Social security numbers are issued at birth and … [Read more...]

Bankruptcy and Credit

The amount of consumers that file bankruptcy each year continue to decline since new laws went into effect in 2005 tightening the requirements for a consumer to be able to file. The numbers that still … [Read more...]

Advantage Credit Now Offers Tax Transcript Services for Day 1 Certainty™

Evergreen, CO – October 4, 2017: Advantage Credit, Inc., a leading provider of credit reporting and verification services, is pleased to announce they are now an approved report distributor for … [Read more...]

The Equifax Breach – What You Need to Know

So you’ve found out you were one of the 143 million people who were possibly compromised by the Equifax breach. What exactly does that mean and what should you do now? What it means is that hackers … [Read more...]

FICO Score, FAKO Scores and FICO 09

FICO scores can be confusing to say the least. In reality a person has many different FICO (Fair Isaac Company) scores depending on what they are applying for and the codes that are being used to pull … [Read more...]

Revolving Accounts – What You Need To Know

Revolving balances play an important role in your credit score calculation. The total of your revolving debt makes up about 30% of your credit score. Balances on installment loans don’t have any … [Read more...]

Advantage Credit Offers New Lead Generation Tool

Evergreen, CO – August 15, 2017 - Advantage Credit, Inc., a leading provider of credit reporting and client retention services, is pleased to announce that they now offer iScreen℠ from Experian. … [Read more...]