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Home Depot Offers FREE 12-Month Credit Monitoring

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Home Depot Offers FREE 12-Month Credit Monitoring

As you may have already heard, Canadians are affected by the recent Home Depot credit card breach. Home Depot has issued a letter to customers regarding the data theft which could have severe impact to its customers who has purchased items in stores across Canada. Customers who have used credit cards from April 2014 and […]

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Hackers gain unauthorized access to financial data of celebs!

Filed in News by on March 14, 2013 0 Comments
Hackers gain unauthorized access to financial data of celebs!

Having worked many years with credit reports, I cannot stress more about how much personal data is collected in a credit report. Recently credit bureaus in U.S. have been making a lot of headlines because hackers have somehow obtained copies of credit reports of people like professional golfer Tiger Woods, former presidential candidate Mitt Romney, […]

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Canadian debt load puts pressure on Credit Scores

Filed in News by on December 3, 2012 0 Comments
Canadian debt load puts pressure on Credit Scores

Despite warnings from Bank of Canada Governor about the unstable consumer debt load and the Canadian financial outlook, Canadians are piling on the debt. On average, the total Canadian debt load rose to $26,221 (excluding mortgages) in June of 2012. This is the highest amount ever since records have been tracked (since 2004). The rise […]

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