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"Consumer Reports" finds errors on 1/3 of credit reports

Posted by Brett D. Sherman | Jun 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

Stay away from credit repair shops and other companies that charge a monthly fee.  Your right under federal law -- the Fair Credit Reporting Act -- is to have an accurate credit report.  To enforce that right, consult with a qualified and experienced consumer litigation attorney, whether our firm or another reputable lawyer.  Most are members of the National Association of Consumer Advocates. 

Accurate credit reports?  It is time to find out.

Posted by Brett D. Sherman | May 07, 2021 | 0 Comments

Imagine how staggering a problem truly is baked into the credit reporting system based on (1) the sheer volume of the complaints received and addressed in 2020 by the CFPB and (2) the fact that just a fraction of the public actually checks their Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion credit reports with any degree of regularity.  There is a lesson you can learn here, and it is this -- Regularly reviewing your credit reports with Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion (something with which we can assist you at no cost) is an essential element of maintaining your financial fitness.

What is a Credit Lawyer anyway?

Posted by Brett D. Sherman | Apr 23, 2021 | 0 Comments

"Credit lawyer" is a short-hand term for an attorney, like the lawyers at Sherman & Ticchio, who guide consumers through the process of disputing inaccurate items on their credit reports or background check reports and, if necessary, file federal lawsuits on behalf of consumers under the Fair Cre...

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