Request a free credit report once every 12 months from the only authorized online source for free credit reports under federal law.
Guide to credit cards from the Federal Reserve, including information on new credit card rules.
Concise explanation of credit scores, reports, and errors, with useful links to consumer help and bilingual resources.
Commonly asked questions about your rights under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, with information about filing a complaint with the FTC.
Credit and debt basics, credit management, and Earned Income Tax Credit information from the Better Business Bureau.
Identity theft, credit scams, lost wallets, credit fraud, with information about maintaining, improving and protecting good credit.
Tips for establishing and maintaining good credit.
Connects consumers with local credit counseling services.
Learn the dangers of payday loans and lenders.