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a private firm that maintains consumer credit data files and provides credit information to authorized users for a fee

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uk) is a new consumer credit reference agency created as a partnership between Dun & Bradstreet, the world's leading supplier of business to business products, and Skipton Building Society, the UK's 6th largest building society and a recognised force in the financial services arena.
If there are special circumstances surrounding an entry, you can contact the credit reference agency and explain what happened.
uk business, although not a debt collection agency, is registered as a Credit Reference Agency and is also registered with the Data Protection Agency.
is a market leading credit reference agency that has been providing consumer credit information and risk management tools and solutions to non-traditional lenders since 1989.
She uses a credit reference agency as part of her risk management strategy but stresses that she treats the data it provides only as general reference material.
Get a copy of your credit file from a credit reference agency - www.
One in eight food and drink manufacturers is in financial difficulty, according to a leading credit reference agency.
Contacting the credit reference agency which holds your details can be the first step.
The credit reference agency will hold details of any CCJ's taken from the Register.
Under the new guidance, which will be consulted on for 12 weeks, creditors must also update records and credit reference agency data if it is established that an individual has been wrongly pursued for a debt, or if the money has been repaid.
Neil Munroe from credit reference agency Equifax says: "One late payment on just one account should not impact too much.
About 21 per cent admitted they did not have any savings at all, up from 16 per cent when the same research was carried out a year earlier, for credit reference agency Callcredit.
pounds OVER one in four people plan to cut their Christmas spending by at least 50 per cent, according to credit reference agency Callcredit.
Research by credit reference agency Callcredit found the credit crunch had forced more people into the red.