At first glance, a “buy now, pay later” plan’s promise of no interest or upfront fees can seem more appealing than a credit card’s terms. Dividing a transaction into, say, a pay-in-four installment plan sounds straightforward and manageable.
CHICAGO (AP) _ TransUnion (TRU) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $95.6 million.
The Chicago-based company said it had net income of 49 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 98 cents per share.
CHICAGO (AP) _ TransUnion (TRU) on Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $48.3 million.
On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had profit of 25 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 93 cents per share.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is suingTransUnion and one of its long-time executives alleging that the credit company completely “disregarded” a previous order from five years ago to stop selling dubious credit-related products and marketing.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday:
Macy's Inc., down $1.28 to $24.42.
The department store chain gave investors a disappointing forecast for a key sales measure.
CHICAGO (AP) _ TransUnion (TRU) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $1.02 billion.
The Chicago-based company said it had net income of $5.27 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 81 cents per share.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Monday:
Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc., up $1.80 to $39.94.
The Biden administration is providing $482 million to aviation industry manufacturers to help avert job or pay cuts in the pandemic.
In some ways, the U.S. credit reporting system has improved. Credit freezes, which lock our credit information to deter identity theft, are now free and fast. We have free weekly access to our credit reports, courtesy of the credit bureaus Equifax, Experian and TransUnion, until April 20, 2022.
Before you tackle lofty financial resolutions like paying off debt this year, do yourself a quick favor and freeze your credit reports...
Millennials would rather swipe right than swipe plastic. They love to pay their brunch tabs with cash. Debt scares them so much they don't care about credit card rewards.
The generation born 1981-1996 is accused of many things, but their dislike of credit cards is blown out of proportion.
GateHouse News Service
Understanding and managing your personal information is essential to achieving your life goals such as owning a home, financing an education, getting your next job or simply having the convenience of credit cards for everyday purchases.
FLORENCE, S.C. — Three little numbers have the power to determine a buyer's interest rate, loan amount and even the ability to make a large purchase. Those three numbers are a credit score.
WalletHub, a personal finance website acclaimed by the Wall Street Journal and Forbes, released its rankings of median credit scores in United States cities.
By Bob Katzen
Beacon Hill Roll Call records local senators' and representative's votes on roll calls from the week of February 12-16.
RIGHTS OF CONSUMERS ON CREDIT REPORTS (H 4232) -- House 152-0, approved and sent to the Senate legislation that would prohibit consumer reporting agencies, like Equifax, Experian and TransUnion from charging fees for freezing and unfreezing a person's credit information.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on legislative hearings into information security and identity theft in New York state following the Equifax data breach (all times local):
A spokeswoman for Equifax says her company is "actively engaging" with state and federal officials following a data breach that exposed personal information for 143 million Americans.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is pressing two credit monitoring companies to explain what cybersecurity they have in place to protect sensitive consumer information following a recent breach at Equifax that exposed the data of 143 million Americans...