Credit Reports, Scores and Laws

AnnualCreditReport.com

The only source for FREE credit reports.

Phone: 877-322-8228
Website: www.annualcreditreport.com

Posted in Credit Reports, Scores and Laws

Chex Systems Consumer Assistance

This is ChexSystems Inc.’s site. This company reports bad checks, overdrawn accounts and other negative information to financial institutions which may then prevent you from getting a bank account. This is the Reporting Agency of the banking world and they offer information about identity theft and steps you can take with them. See their Frequently Asked Questions for help.

Website: www.consumerdebit.com

Posted in Banks and Banking, Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Identity Theft

Choice Trust

This Consumer Reporting Agency provides reports including tenant reports, employment reports and C.L.U.E. reports on insurance claims you have made. Landlords, potential employers and insurance companies can use these reports. The same site also allows you to order reports to check on medical providers, nursing homes, and run a background check on a variety of service providers such as child care workers or contractors.

Website: www.choicetrust.com

Posted in Consumer Information - General, Consumer Protection Information, Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Elderly and Aging, Housing Information, Insurance

Equifax

Equifax Credit Reporting Bureau. NOTE: This site attempts to sell products and services which Hummingbird does not recommend or endorse.

Phone: 800-685-1111
Website: www.equifax.com

Posted in Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Identity Theft

Experian

Experian Credit Reporting Bureau. NOTE: This site attempts to sell products and services which Hummingbird does not recommend or endorse.

Phone: 888-397-3742
Website: www.experian.com

Posted in Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Identity Theft

Federal Trade Commission

For information on filing complaints and suing auto manufacturers

Phone: 877-382-4357
Website: www.consumer.ftc.gov

Posted in Automotive, Consumer Information - General, Consumer Information in Spanish, Consumer Protection Information, Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Financial Education, Fraud, Identity Theft, Telemarketing and Mail Solicitation

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse

This non-profit consumer information and Advocacy organization educates regarding privacy issues including Identity theft and offers sample dispute letters.

Website: www.privacyrights.org

Posted in Consumer Protection Information, Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Fraud, Identity Theft

Transunion

Trans Union Credit Reporting Bureau. NOTE: This site attempts to sell products and services which Hummingbird does not recommend or endorse.

Phone: 800-888-4213
Website: www.transunion.com

Posted in Credit Reports, Scores and Laws, Identity Theft