Category Archive: credit impact


Credit Impact – Why could your credit scores go up in the next few months?

Photo Credit: iStock Stephen Lesavich, PhD, JD   @SLesavich Do you have tax liens or civil legal judgments on your credit reports?  If so, you credit scores could go up in the next few months. The three major credit reporting bureaus in the United States,  Equifax, Experian and TransUnion have recenty indicated they are going to remove tax liens and…

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credit impact – dinning out? beware of credit card skimming

Photo credit: iStock. by Stephen Lesavich, PhD, JD   @SLesavich In California, eight restaurant employees were arrested for skimming credit card information from customers and selling the information to credit card crime ring.  Over one million dollars of fraudulent purchases were made.  In Ohio, credit card skimming was occurring daily at fast food restaurants statewide.  The credit…

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