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  1. Free identity-theft protection, credit reports and credit scores are there for the askingRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Post and Courier

    ... card account, for example. After I signed up for my free CSID account, I also signed up for a free account with Credit Karma, and I was impressed by the result. Credit Karma ( gives you free access to your credit score, alerts you to ...


  2. Digital Business Reality Check: InformationWeek Video - InformationWeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | InformationWeek

    ... retail to healthcare to defense. Google alone has inserted itself as a digital player into financial services (Credit Karma), smart devices (Nest), autos (self-driving prototype), telecom (Google Fiber), and same-day retail delivery (Shopping ...


  3. The Good, The Bad, And The Alternatives: What Bosses Really Think About Summer FridaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Fast Company

    ... Employee happiness has a huge role to play when it comes to company morale and employee retention, something Credit Karma 's VP of Talent Ragini Parmar understands. As a company, we put huge emphasis on wellness, so we encourage everyone to be ...


  4. How your phone can help you get a mortgageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Bank Rate

    ... for a FICO monitoring service. Also, the app isn't yet available for Android platforms. A truly free option is Credit Karma, which gives you real-time feedback of your financial health, including a credit score. However, this score is a ...


  5. Michigan among top states with the most student debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Detroit Free Press

    ... of Labor Statistics and are as of April. Student loan default rates come from the U.S. Department of Education. Credit Karma provided other debt figures. Students graduating in Michigan in 2012 had nearly $29,000 in student debt , the 10th highest ...


  6. 10 states with the most student debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | USA Today

    ... of Labor Statistics and are as of April. Student loan default rates come from the U.S. Department of Education. Credit Karma provided other debt figures. > Class of 2012 average debt: $33,649 > Class of 2012 pct. with debt: 56% (19th lowest) > ...


  7. Researchers Submit Patent Application, 'Real-Time Interactive Credit...Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... periodic (monthly) updates of one's credit score. Such services are available, for example, on and Credit Karma. These and similar sites rely on monthly updates of credit file information obtained from credit reporting agencies (CRAs). ...


  8. Reviews Sites Explained SimplyRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Mortgage News

    ... it. Another big player in the online reviews game, especially pertaining to personal finance and money, is Credit Karma. Founded in 2007, Credit Karma has a reviews program that offers reviews and opinions on the following: Viewers of the reviews ...


  9. Bring Your Own Device--But CarefullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Health News Digest

    ... have skyrocketed, including this recent shocker: Back in March, the FTC reached a settlement with Fandango and Credit Karma over charges that they deceived consumers by misrepresenting the security of their mobile apps and failing to secure the ...


  10. With Freshdesk, Google Capital Invests In Sixth CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | WebProNews

    ... already under its belt: SurveyMonkey, Lending Club and Renaissance Learning. In March, it added and Credit Karma. "We're proud to have the continued support of our existing investors, Accel and Tiger," said Girish Mathrubootham, Founder ...


  11. How Can I Open a Bank Account When My Credit Sucks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Lifehacker

    ... to this report. And almost all of those that have access will pull it, My Bank Tracker says. According to Credit Karma and Bargaineering , the ChexSystems report can include: There's a good chance a bank will reject your application if there are ...


  12. Slide Show: Fabulous Freebies 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Kiplinger Online

    ... will send you an e-mail alert about changes to your report, such as a new line of credit opened in your name. Credit Karma tracks your TransUnion credit report daily and notifies you of any significant changes. If something unusual appears on either ...


  13. How to Pick the Right Credit CardRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Fox News

    ... the value of the rewards they earn." Bethy Hardeman, consumer advocate for credit card comparison website Credit Karma , recommends knowing your credit score ahead of choosing a card. If you know what you will likely get approved for, it can prevent ...


  14. These 8 Questions Reveal The Most About If You'll Get A JobRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Fast Company

    ... those around them and fuels growth." --Ragini Parmar, human resources director for credit score provider Credit Karma "This helps me see how a candidate thinks on the spot," says Parmar. "It's not a question they can answer by pulling from past ...


  15. Credit Karma leases new San Francisco headquarters in 760 Market St.Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    Another tech company is expanding in San Francisco. Credit Karma , an online credit score provider, took the last remaining space - 46,000 square feet on two floors A - in the Phelan Building at 760 Market St. Credit Karma, which recently raised $85 million in a round of financing led by Google Capital, joins other tech tenants that have moved into ... (more)


  16. FTC tells Congress how it's protecting you against online fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | VentureBeat

    ... obtained financial settlements in 53 data security cases, including settlements with the IT outfits Snapchat, Credit Karma, Fandango , and home security maker TRENDnet, according to the FTC. The emphasis at today's hearing was companies operating in ...


  17. The Evolution of FTC Privacy EnforcementRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... personal information and network passwords and protocols) Recently, the FTC settled charges with Fandango and Credit Karma that the latter, among other failures, disabled SSL certificate validation for transmissions of personal information, "which ...


  18. Why BBVA Compass Is Sending Customers to an Online RivalRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | American Banker

    ... new partnership. To be sure, data-driven referrals are not a new concept. Young companies like Intuit's Mint or Credit Karma make money off lenders advertising their products on the consumer-facing sites, for example. Then there are matchmaking ...


  19. How to Get Your First Credit CardRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Kiplinger Online

    ... limit. And don't apply for several credit cards in a short time. That can tug down your score. and Credit Karma both provide insight on how each portion of your score stacks up. At , you can get a free credit ...


  20. Surprising Ways You Can Wreck Your Credit ScoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Lifehacker

    ... ratio ." This is basically the ratio of used credit to available credit. Keep this ratio as low as possible, Credit Karma suggests. The more of your credit limit you use, the higher your ratio will be. Credit Karma advises keeping your usage under ...