Rental Payment Histories May Count in Credit Scores

Renters who have never been late with a rent payment will find that their stellar record wont do anything to lift their credit scores when it comes time to shop for a mortgage. But that may soon change: Two of the main credit reporting agencies, Experian and TransUnion, reportedly are starting to incorporate verified rental […]

Wells Fargo Settles in “Forced Placement” Lawsuit

In a settlement reached last week, Wells Fargo agreed to repay homeowners up to 11% of their insurance premiums paid before March 24, 2012. The class-action lawsuit was a result of accusations over Wells Fargo’s participation in “force placing” homeowners with one of two insurance companies. Read the full story here.