The Center For Debt Management
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Credit Repair

16 Illegal Creditor Actions: Deceptive or misleading means used to collect a debt

A Good Consumer Report is Not Only Smart, But Esssential For Most Consumers

A Summary of Your "Credit and Your Consumer Rights"

A Summary of Your Rights under the "Fair Credit Reporting Act"

A Summary of Your Rights under "Fair Debt Collection Practices Act"

A Summary of Your Rights under the "Fair Credit Billing Act"

A Summary of Your Rights under the "Equal Credit Opportunity Act"

About Credit Bureaus

About Creditors

About Dun & Bradstreet

About Equifax

About Experian

About Identity Theft

About TransUnion

Accounts Payable: What You Owe

Answers To Common Credit Repair Questions

Answers to Common Questions about Consumer Reporting Agencies

Applying for a Loan? Start by Ordering Your Credit Report

Avoiding Credit and Charge Card Fraud

Bad Checks: Bad News for Your Check Record

Call the Credit Bureaus to Limit Unsolicited Offers

Charge-offs: How it Relates to Consumers and Steps to Prevent it

Collateral (Securing a Debt Obligation)

Collection Agencies

Consequences of an Adverse Credit History

Consumer Handbook to Credit Protection Laws

Credit Matters – A Primer on Credit Card Use

Credit Repair Primer

Can Bad Credit be Deleted from a Credit Report?

Can Consumers Fight Back Against Credit Fraud?

Can Credit Repair Companies Be Trusted?

Common Myths of Credit Repair

Complete Text of U.S. Code Relating to the "Fair Credit Reporting Act"

Complete Text of U.S. Code Relating to the "Federal Debt Collection Practices Act"

Complete Text of U.S. Code Relating to "Credit Repair Organizations"

Complete Text of U.S. Code Relating to "Restrictions on Garnishment"

Complete Text of U.S. Code Relating to "Equal Credit Opportunity"

Credit Fixing: Correcting Consumer Credit Information

Credit History 101: The ABCs of Credit Reports and Credit Scores

Credit Repair Scams: Don't Become a Victim!

Credit Repair: The Law is on Your Side

Credit Risk versus Creditworthiness

Default: Failing To Meet Your Legal Obligations

Defend: Recover From Identity Thief

Do Credit Inquiries Affect Your Credit Score?

Does Credit Repair Really Work?

Don't Fall for Credit-Related Scams

Equifax Credit Watch With Indentity Theft Protection

Excerpt from Give Yourself Credit: Creditor Direct Strategies

Facts About Credit Scores

Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act

Federal Laws Protecting You and Your Credit Files

Fight Back Against Identity Theft and Credit Fraud

File Segregation: A New Credit Repair Scam

Five Reasons to Check Your Credit Report Regularly

Five Quick Steps to a Better Credit Score

Getting Credit When You're Over 62

Guard Against Identity Theft

How and Where to Obtain Your Credit Report

How Bad Credit Affects You

How Credit Rating is Determined

How Important is Your Credit Report When Applying for Credit?

How to Build a Credit History and Establish Credit

How to Dispute Credit Report Errors

How to Get a FREE Copy of Your Credit Report

Insolvency: What It Means To Be Insolvent

Legal Credit Repair Methods

Lexington Law: The Most Trusted Credit Report Repair Firm in America

Lexington Law Credit Insider

Lien (Non-Possessory Security Interests)

Liquidation (Winding-up or Dissolution)

Monitoring Your Credit Report To Help Guard Against ID Theft

Mortgage Preparation Tips

Myths About Credit Reporting Agencies

Negotiating with Creditors to Save Your Credit

Rampant Myths About Credit Reporting Agencies

Repairing Credit Yourself

Review Your Equifax Credit Report and Credt Score

Sample Credit Report Dispute Letter

Seasoned Trade Line: Piggybacking

Security Interest (Property Interest Created by Agreement)

Simple Mistakes That Can Lower Your Credit Score...and Cost You Money

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The Accurate Credit Transactions Act Provides for an Annual Credit Report

The Affect of Enrollment in a Debt Management Program on your Credit Report

The Credit Practices Rule ... Fast facts!

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)

Top 5 Credit Misconceptions

Understanding Your Credit Score

Using Plastic: A Young Adult's Guide to Credit Cards

What is a Credit Report?

What is a Credit Score?

What is Contained in the Typical Credit Report

What is Identity Fraud?

What is "Pretexting"? What does it have to do with identity theft

What is the Price of Having Bad Credit? Learn What Bad Credit Can Cost You!

Which Reflects Better on a Credit Report, Debt Management or Debt Settlement?

Why You Should Check Your Credit Report

Why Has My Credit Application Been Rejected?

Write-Off: Uncollectable Debt

Your Credit Record: A Report Card on Your Personal Finances

Your Credit Score: FICO. Beacon, Empirica, Fair Isaac


Directory of our Bookshelves

Automobile Issues
Banking Issues
Bankruptcy
Consumer Reporting Agencies
Credit and Creditor Issues
Credit Card and Financing Issues
Credit Repair
Debt Consolidation
Financial Planning and Investing
Home Financing and Housing Issues
Income and Employment Issues
Insurance Issues
Money Management & Cutting Expenses
Scams and Fraudulent Practices
Social Security and Retirement Issues
Telephone and Telemarketing Issues
Travel and Vacation Issues
Warranties, Service Plans and Disputes



Reference Desk

Calculators and Analytical Resources
Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
Financial Aid Resources
Financial Publications and Web Sites
Financial Law and United States Code
Financial Information and Resources



Federal Government Agencies

Consumer Information Center
Department of Education
Department of Health/Human Services
Department of the Treasury
Department of Veterans Affairs
Federal Trade Commission
Internal Revenue Service
Library of Congress
Securities & Exchange Commission
Social Security Administration
White House, Senate, House of Representatives, Directory

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