COVID and Credit

Aug 10, 2020

Can Debt Collectors Take Your Coronavirus Stimulus Payment?

2020-08-10T17:39:53+00:00August 10th, 2020|COVID and Credit, Covid-19, Wage Garnishment|

Can Debt Collectors Take Your Coronavirus Stimulus Payment? With 20.5 million Americans out of work due to coronavirus shutdowns, Congress passed the CARES Act, which gave many people a $1,200 stimulus to help them get by during tough times. As the COVID-19 pandemic drags on, many people are still struggling to pay regular bills; those [...]

Jul 13, 2020

Top 6 Ways to Avoid Coronavirus Scammers from Ruining Your Credit

2020-07-13T17:13:58+00:00July 13th, 2020|COVID and Credit, ID Theft, identity theft, Identity Thieves, Scams, Uncategorized|

Top 6 Ways to Avoid Coronavirus Scammers from Ruining Your Credit COVID-19 has caused global uncertainty and disruption, with an unprecedented effect on daily living. As people are dealing with the fear of health and income concerns, they are turning to federal and state governments for the support and aid that is needed in these [...]

Apr 22, 2020

How to know when you have been screwed out of that loan payment deferral promised to you by your lender

2020-04-22T23:25:12+00:00April 22nd, 2020|COVID and Credit|

COVID 19 has affected everyone, including your creditors.  However, many lenders, to be nice or to maintain good public relations, have offered to defer your mortgage payments or credit card debts, due to them from consumers such as you, for several months.  While they may avoid dunning you for your payment for the next several [...]