Archive for June 2017

Credit Scoring Fun

This week the Consumer Federation of America and VantageScore Solutions released their 7th annual credit score survey results. When you have a few minutes for fun, take the Credit Score Quiz and see how you do; then read the survey press release. Here is the link to the PDF quiz and answer key, in case you’d like quiz someone else (take the…

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ID Theft

In  2002 Walter Kevin Scott worked as benefits manager for the Indiana Public Employees’ Retirement Fund (PERF).  Mr. Scott had used a false Social Security number in the hiring process, and the State of Indiana had hired him unaware that he had served time in a federal penitentiary –  for identity theft! During his trial it was disclosed that from…

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