If you gave her expensive presents and an unlimited credit account
, she complained that you looked on her as a mere doll; and if you didn't, she called you a screw.
Maine is one of the few states in which consumers can freeze their credit report information to prevent unauthorized persons from opening credit accounts
in their name, Leach said.
The company has expanded its agreement for credit-card processing services with First Data to include credit accounts
issued by Wachovia Corp, which it had recently acquired.
By adding the individual as an authorized user to one of the good-standing credit accounts
, that individual's credit score automatically increases by several points.
opened after 1998 have "standard" terms and conditions that incorporate a consent clause to allow the sharing of data.
Today, creditors want consumers to pay old debt with new credit accounts
The amendments principally deal with open-end credit accounts
and require new disclosures on periodic statements and on credit card applications and solicitations.
Texas allows only victims of identity theft to freeze their credit accounts
5 billion credit accounts
held by approximately 210 million individuals.
In this regard, agents can help their customers with tips on how to do this, namely, by paying bills on time, keeping credit card balances low, and applying for and opening new credit accounts
only as needed.
An investigation revealed David Blackwell's brother had used his details to open credit accounts
and had run up a bill of nearly pounds 9,000.
Acollaid serves the credit management industry by screening credit accounts
through specialized databases, resulting in better efficiencies for lenders, creditors and credit managers, Dolan said.