If there's a mistake on your report, whom do you tell -- and how long will it be before it's corrected?
Hint: It's not Gen Y, which is just starting on the road to building good credit scores.
For the past 3 years, Bank of America has been telling credit agencies that Arthur Livingston is dead. The trouble is, he's not.
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He says he's never missed a payment in his life, and that his credit score is a very respectable 790.
Potential employers can pull your credit report, with your permission. Declining can raise red flags.
If you have lousy credit or no credit history, a secured credit card can help you boost your credit scores.
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