Credit Blog

Credit Blog

Find out more about credit and how you can improve your financial situation to get the things you want out of life

Understanding your credit file

/ credit basics credit report

Understanding your credit file assists you to make more informed decisions regarding your finances.

Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009

/ legal

The AML/CFT Act introduces new obligations on some companies and these changes come into effect from 30 June 2013.  

1 April 2012 Code Changes

/ legal

Amendments 4 and 5 to the Credit Reporting Privacy Code 2004 introduce a number of changes to the current credit reporting regime. 

Consumer Credit Information

/ legal

Understand the purposes for which we collect credit information and the purpose for which the information will also be used and disclosed.

PROTECT against identity theft

/ fraud & identity

Equifax specialises in credit reporting and identity security services. The following information will help you to understand what we can do for you.

Understanding credit reporters

/ credit basics

Understanding the role that credit reporters fill is a first step in taking control of your credit reputation.