Category Archives for "Credit Report"

Emotional Distress & Credit Reporting Damages

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Emotional Distress & Credit Reporting DamagesHere is a brief overview of obtaining emotional distress damages in Georgia and the 11th Circuit more broadly. If you have a question about credit reporting errors, identity theft, or mixed files, contact my office.Basics of the Fair Credit Reporting Act:The credit reporting agencies are required to keep accurate credit files. 15 U.S.C. […]

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Fraud Alerts and Credit Freezes

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5 Things to Know about Credit Freezes and Fraud Alerts What do fraud alerts and credit freezes do?   In this article by Joseph McClelland, an identity theft attorney for victims, you will learn the ins and outs of the fraud alerts and credit freezes and how they can play a part in recovering from and preventing identity […]

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What Is a Credit Report?

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What is a Credit Report? By Attorney Joseph P. McClelland, Esq. In this report, it is a combination of numerous businesses information on you. It includes your social security number include your date of birth and includes the places that you’ve lived in the last several years and includes the job that you’ve had. Most […]

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