credit bureau

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credit bureau

n.
An organization to which business firms apply for credit information on prospective customers.
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Noun1.credit bureau - a private firm that maintains consumer credit data files and provides credit information to authorized users for a fee
agency - a business that serves other businesses
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services to maximise returns from debt portfolios, was sold to Equifax Inc, a consumer credit reporting agency in the
When members select the option to enroll in the free "RushPath to Credit" service and make regular bill payments with the RushCard, those debit transactions will be reported to a participating consumer credit reporting agency.
California requires a consumer credit reporting agency to provide a statement describing the statutory rights of identity theft victims and provide a free monthly copy, for up to 12 months, of a consumer's file.

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