NextAdvisor Blog - Credit Monitoring

Government Agencies That Can Help You with Consumer Complaints

if a company isn't taking your consumer complaints seriously, learn about which government agencies you can turn to for help.
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FTC Identity Theft Assistant Links with IRS to Help Tax Fraud Victims

The FTC has updated its identity theft assistant to include additional aid for victims of tax identity theft. Find out whether you should use it.
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The Credit Bureaus are Removing Tax Liens from Credit Reports: Will Your Scores Increase?

The credit bureaus have agreed to remove all tax liens from consumer credit reports across the board. Will this impact your credit scores, and by how much?
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What Counts as an Error on My Credit Reports?

If you've never checked your credit reports before, you might be wondering exactly what they contain and what counts as an error. We help you decide.
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How Filing for Bankruptcy Affects Your Credit

Filing for bankruptcy hurts your credit, but how badly? Read this to learn all the ways bankruptcy influences credit, and how to mitigate the damage.
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What is a Credit Card APR?

What is a credit card APR? We're digging into the details to help you understand your credit card APR and why it matters.
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Are FICO Scores the Same as Credit Scores?

What exactly are FICO scores and how are they related to credit scores? We detail the FICO scoring model and explain why it's important.
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Identity Guard® Review

Read our Identity Guard review to see if it‘s the best credit monitoring service for you. Learn about the features and sign up online.
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Experian IdentityWorks Review

Read our Experian IdentityWorks review to see if it‘s the best credit monitoring service for you. Learn about the features and sign up online
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MyFICO Ultimate 3B Credit Monitoring Review

Read our MyFICO Ultimate 3B Credit Monitoring review to see if it‘s the best credit monitoring service for you. Learn about the features and sign up online.
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