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Will Investment Help Google (GOOG) Today?
The San Francisco based company offers free credit reports to customers and has a consumer base of about 20 million.
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Wall Street Journal
The Daily Startup: Google Capital Sees Quick Action In Renaissance Learning Deal
It's been a busy month for Google Capital. Hellman & Friedman has purchased educational analytics company Renaissance Learning from European private equity firm Permira for $1.1 billion, less than a month after a $40 million infusion by Google's latest investment vehicle valued Renaissance at $1 billion, VentureWire's Lizette Chapman reports.
Will Google Bring Good Fortune to Credit Karma?
Google is betting that good things will happen to Credit Karma, an online service that provides consumers with free copies of the credit scores that define their financial reputations.
How to get a free credit score
The bank sent an email to customers for the third year in a row alerting them to the promotion and giving them a password to access their score.
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How You Can Get Your Credit Score For Free
Keeping tabs on your credit score can be a big help in spotting problems or issues before they become severe.
Credit Karma In The Market For At Least $60 Million
Riding a wave of investor interest in new consumer-facing banking, trading, credit, and lending services, the online credit marketplace Credit Karma is looking to raise at least $60 million in its latest round of funding, according to several people familiar with the company's plans.