‘Could be the difference between approval and denial’: Experian, Equifax and TransUnion remove fully paid medical debt from credit reports. Will it help your credit score?

Paid medical debt is coming off consumer credit reports as part of an overhaul that the credit bureaus say will improve people’s financial well-being. In an era of rising interest rates and rising costs with hopefully the scariest days of the pandemic, for some this cannot come too soon. Equifax, Experian and TransUnion are removing … Read more

Vacation getaway pushes US airport traffic to pandemic high

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The July 4 holiday weekend jams U.S. airports with their biggest crowds since the pandemic began in 2020. About 2.49 million passengers passed through security checkpoints at US airports on Friday, surpassing the previous pandemic-era record of 2.46 million set earlier in the week, figures show. released Saturday by the Transportation … Read more