In a recent decision, a district court denied a user's motion to dismiss citing Spokeo under the Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA"). Green, III v. Rentgrow, Inc. and Trans Union, LLC, Case No.: 2:16-cv-421 (E.D. Va, Nov. 10, 2016). Facts: Walter Green, III, received a credit monitoring alert that RentGrow obtained a copy of his … Continue reading Court Denies RentGrow’s Motion to Dismiss Under Spokeo
How do I get my free credit report? The Fair Credit reporting Act (FCRA) is a federal law that gives consumers rights, including the right to a free credit report every 12 months. Consumers may order free reports from the nationwide consumer reporting agencies, including Equifax, Experian and Trans Union, by mail, phone or online. … Continue reading HOW DO I GET MY FREE CREDIT REPORT?
A South Carolina man, Mike St. Peter, has fought Equifax for years to correct his credit report. The problem started when Mr. St. Peter discovered a mortgage balance on his Equifax report that never changed – despite making his mortgage payments. He signed up for a credit monitoring program and saw his mortgage balance staying … Continue reading SOUTH CAROLINA MAN SPENDS 2 YEARS TRYING TO CORRECT EQUIFAX CREDIT REPORT