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Alaska still trails in mortgage delinquencies

CHICAGO - TransUnion's quarterly analysis of trends in the mortgage industry found that...focusing on credit card, auto loan and mortgage data available on TransUnion's Web site. Information for this analysis is culled quarterly from...
Alaska highest in bank credit card debt card debt rose by nearly 1.6 percent in the third quarter compared to the second quarter, credit reporting agency TransUnion said Wednesday. The highest average bank credit card debt was found in Alaska at $7,827. The state with the lowest average...
Your credit report is changing

...that could help steer some consumers clear of the credit dog house.Data collected by the agencies Equifax, Experian and TransUnion on hundreds of millions of people are used to create credit scores. Those scores can determine who gets a loan and how much...
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Alaskans lead nation in credit card debt

ANCHORAGE - A credit reporting agency says Alaskans lead the nation in credit card debt with an average balance of more than $7,100. TransUnion says that's down 7 percent from a year ago but still well above the national average of nearly $5,000.
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Use plastic with caution

...punctual cardholders. The good news is that Americans - at least those with jobs - are trying to reduce credit card debt. TransUnion, a credit reporting agency, says late payments this summer declined slightly, a significant occurrence because delinquencies...
Alaska leads nation in credit card debt

...094, according to the study by Americans for Fairness in Lending. The study was based on 2006 year-end information from TransUnion, one of the nation's credit bureaus. Americans for Fairness in Lending, which advocates for stricter credit card regulations...


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