For anyone juggling payments and bills from various essential service providers, from electricity and phone connections to rent or a mortgage, getting on top of their credit score may feel like a looming goal. However, with a few changes, you can begin to repair an unfavourable credit report.
Equifax specialises in credit reporting and identity security services. The following information will help you to understand what we can do for you.
Understanding your credit file assists you to make more informed decisions regarding your finances.
Understanding the role that credit reporters fill is a first step in taking control of your credit reputation.
At Equifax we have had a number of queries from customers asking how the current situation will impact their credit report and score, especially if they are struggling to pay bills on time. Or, what happens if they apply for a mortgage deferral. We answer some of those questions for you below.
The Covid-19 crisis is affecting many aspects of our lives, and protecting your credit is a critical part of navigating these challenging times. As with any crisis, scams and hacking attempts are rife – with both individuals and companies being targeted.
So how can you protect yourself or your business from cyber security threats? And what are the red flags? Here’s some of our most frequently asked questions: