A good credit score is crucial to being able to secure a mortgage or buy a car.  And, because your credit score has such an impact on your daily life, the three credit bureaus – TransUnion, Experian, and Equifax –READ MORE

California has some of the best financial elder abuse laws in the country, specifically designed to protect the elderly from financial abuse.  But, to take full advantage of these laws, one needs to know the proper court for the typeREAD MORE

In the state of California, anyone who has been the victim of an unprovoked threat or use of force has the legal right to file a claim for damages, especially when the person who was assaulted suffered serious personal injury.READ MORE

Once again, Equifax, the multinational consumer credit reporting agency, is back in the news. On August 2nd, the agency admitted that it had sent out incorrect credit scores between March 17, 2022 and April 6, 2022. Equifax identified a codingREAD MORE

What is a bait and switch scam? Dealerships use the bait and switch advertising scam in order to get customers into the car dealership by advertising a low price or low payments on a particular vehicle. However, the vehicle inREAD MORE

Let’s say you found a great deal at a used car dealership – a stylish sports coupe with a shiny coat of paint and the extra power of a V6 engine. The salesperson tells you the car is in “mintREAD MORE

Errors on credit reports are common, and they can cause serious problems for the consumer. They may negatively impact your credit score, renting an apartment, or increase fees and interest on car loans and mortgages. Filing a lawsuit against creditREAD MORE

Shopping for a brand new car can be a frustrating experience. But once you’ve bought the car you’ve been looking for, driving it should make up for that by being enjoyable. However, when something goes wrong, you lose that pleasure. READ MORE

With over 2 million licensed drivers using the state’s roadways, California has some of the busiest roads in the nation – a factor that increases your chances of getting into an accident. Each and every day California highways are inundatedREAD MORE

Why do car dealers, as an industry, have a bad reputation? Because nobody likes to be ripped off, especially when making a big money purchase such as a car. As an industry, dealerships are known for the high-pressure sales tacticsREAD MORE