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Texan Gets More Than 7 Years For Mortgage Fraud

A Dallas-area loan officer has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison and must repay nearly $1.8 million in a mortgage fraud and laundering scam.

11/08/2013

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Improving Your Credit Score Without Gimmicks

Chat boards and websites are filled with tricks and gimmicks to improve your credit score, but those workarounds are not really necessary.

04/30/2012

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Experts: Rapid Rescoring May Help Save Damaged Credit Scores

Experts offer advice for those who watched their credit score nosedive.

CBS 11–11/22/2010