Tag Archives: bad credit

Former Detroit TV anchorwoman speaks out: Convicted ex-boyfriend had bad credit and ruined her credit

Connie Prater

Bad relationship led to bad credit, she says. “My credit was destroyed,” she says in Detroit News interview.
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Emily’s List: Walt Disney Edition

Emily Crone

On this day in 1901, Walt Disney was born. In this week’s credit card roundup, we celebrate Disney’s hundreds of inspiring and heartwarming films that defined many of our childhoods.
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Credit card issuers increasingly tighten standards, Fed says

Jeremy Simon

Getting approved for a credit card became increasingly difficult for consumers with bad credit, based on the results of the latest Federal Reserve bank data.
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Discover posts weaker earnings, higher charge offs

Jeremy Simon

Credit card issuer Discover Financial Services reported a decline in first-quarter earnings, as the company suffered a loss related to the sale of United Kingdom credit card division Goldfish. Meanwhile, Discover said its domestic credit card unit experienced a 6 percent drop in pretax income amid a higher provision for loan losses — money set aside to cover loans that may go unpaid in the future.
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