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Warning signs of credit score scams, specifically those targeted at repairing a person's credit, include having to pay in advance, the promise of having negative information deleted and being asked to assume a new credit... More »

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While credit repair companies do technically work, they cannot legally do anything that a consumer can't do on his own for free. In addition, there are some credit repair companies that are scams and using illegal tactic... More »

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According to the Federal Trade Commission, most credit repair businesses are scams, and as such they advocate consumers take a "do-it-yourself" approach to credit repair by working with creditors to remove inaccurate inf... More »

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