credit reporting

  • Uncovering Data For Credit Worthiness Earns DemystData $5 Million

    Uncovering Data For Credit Worthiness Earns DemystData $5 Million

    In the modern, credit-rating-dominated world having little or no credit history — what the financial services industry calls a “thin file” — makes life much, much harder. It creates a vicious cycle, where lenders are less likely to lend to a borrower, because there’s no credit history. Now DemystData has raised $5 million in financing to solve the problem for… Read More

  • Credit Karma’s New Credit Monitoring App For iOS Shoots Up App Store Charts

    Credit Karma’s New Credit Monitoring App For iOS Shoots Up App Store Charts

    Credit Karma, the online credit monitoring service backed by $3 million from SV Angel, Founders Fund and others, has shot up to become the #1 Financial app in the Apple App Store and #22 overall, only a day after its mobile debut. Like its online counterpart, Credit Karma MobileĀ brings credit monitoring to your iOS device, and notifies you when certain events are reported on your credit… Read More