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Credit Repair

Credit Repair

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How to clean up your credit mess now

In these times of tightening credit markets and economic anxiety, a bad credit report can prevent you from getting a mortgage, a car loan, a credit card, an apartment, or even a job. Fortunately, the sensible strategies in Credit Repair can help you take control and clean up your credit report.

This bestselling book will

Overview

How to clean up your credit mess now

In these times of tightening credit markets and economic anxiety, a bad credit report can prevent you from getting a mortgage, a car loan, a credit card, an apartment, or even a job. Fortunately, the sensible strategies in Credit Repair can help you take control and clean up your credit report.

This bestselling book will help you:

get your credit report-and understand what it means

correct mistakes on your credit report

add positive information to your credit report

build a solid credit history

negotiate with creditors

create a realistic budget

avoid identity theft and scams

The 9th edition of Credit Repair is completely updated with the latest legal developments.

Editorial Reviews

Chicago Sun Times
How do you distinguish genuinely helpful credit-repair professionals from scam artists? Ask your library for books such as Credit Repair.
Washington Times
A helpful guide for people who have sunk into debt, the book offers ideas for setting up a budget and repairing credit history.
Chicago Sun-Times
A high quality, do-it-yourself credit repair approach...
Reuters
A high quality, do-it-yourself credit repair approach...
Joyce Lain Kennedy
How do you distinguish genuinely helpful credit-repair professionals from scam artists? You wise up. Ask at your library for books such as Credit Repair from Nolo.
Chicago Sun-Times
Jeanie Blake
When [Robin Leonard] writes a consumer book, I read it and inevitably recommend it.
New Orleans Times-Picayune
Personal Finance
"Credit Repair offers the concrete answers you need to regain financial stability."
Times-Picayune New Orleans
"When [Robin Leonard] writes a consumer book, I read it and inevitably recommend it."
From the Publisher
"A helpful guide for people who have sunk into debt, offers ideas for setting a budget and repairing credit history."  Washington Times
"A high quality, do-it-yourself credit repair approach..."  Reuters
"How do you distinguish genuinely helpful credit-repair professionals from scam artists? Ask your library for books such as Credit Repair."  Chicago Sun-Times
The Midwest Book Review
"a solid, thorough, user-friendly resource accessible to anyone and everyone concerned about their credit rating." The Midwest Book Review
Decatur Tribune
Offers advice on how to assess your financial situation, create a budget and repair your credit rating.
Los Angeles Times
Can help you distinguish helpful credit repair counselors from scam artists.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune
If your credit rating's junk, then pick up a copy of... Credit Repair...
New Orleans Times-Picayune
When [Robin Leonard] writes a consumer book, I read it and inevitably recommend it.
— Jeanie Blake
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Credit Repair is full of suggestions for restoring your good credit name.
Reference & Research Book News
Explains how to get out of debt, set up a realistic budget, and rebuild 'bad' credit.
San Diego Union-Tribune
Following this book's suggestions should help readers shake off the debt collectors and start the New Year right.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781413301922
Publisher:
NOLO
Publication date:
06/01/2005
Series:
Credit Repair Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)

What People are saying about this

From the Publisher
"A helpful guide for people who have sunk into debt, offers ideas for setting a budget and repairing credit history."  Washington Times
"A high quality, do-it-yourself credit repair approach..."  Reuters
"How do you distinguish genuinely helpful credit-repair professionals from scam artists? Ask your library for books such as Credit Repair."  Chicago Sun-Times

Meet the Author

Robin Leonard is a former attorney who gave up the law to become a rabbi. She is the author of many Nolo books including Solve Your Money Troubles: Debt, Credit & Bankruptcy and Credit Repair. She also helped write How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples.

Attorney Margaret Reiter was a consumer investigator with the Los Angeles County Consumer Affairs Department for four years and worked for 20 years as a consumer prosecutor with the California Attorney General's Consumer Law Section. She has investigated or prosecuted businesses engaged in consumer fraud including foreclosure "consultants," mortgage lenders, debt settlement companies, vocational schools, living trust mill/annuity sellers, prepaid phone card companies, and tax refund anticipation loan providers. She has drafted consumer protection legislation, advocated for stronger consumer protection before regulatory agencies and trained other prosecutors.

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