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Texas Free Credit Score

FreeScoresUSA are offering Texans their free credit score that also comes with a credit monitoring trial offer.

The TX state legislature passed a consumer protection law allowing consumers in TX to a free credit score each year. "This is a hard won consumer victory and consumers should take full advantage of free credit reports," said TexPIRG Advocate Luke Metzger. Officials from the Dallas-Fort Worth and Round Rock-Austin area were extremely vocal about access to the free credit scores. FreeScoresUSA is a credit reporting service that works with major credit unions such as Experian, FreeScoresUSA and Equifax to offer a one stop place for anything relating to credit.

Correct Harmful Credit Report Mistakes

According to research by Texas consumer advocates, they found that consumers should look for common mistakes such as:
  • Inaccurate demographic information such as incorrect names or addresses;
  • Accounts that are incorrectly listed as open, delinquent or in collections;
  • Accounts that do not belong to you, in good standing or not;
  • Bankruptcies, tax liens or other judgments that do not belong to you;

Prevent Identity Fraud Before It Happens

Financial experts agree that fraud monitoring is vital in the effort to fight identity fraud. With Credit Monitoring, you are alerted on every single credit check so if someone attempts to sign up for a credit card or a loan under your social security, you will be notified. In the state of Texas, there have been cases where people aren't aware their own identity had been stolen till they apply for their first home loan. Take advantage of the no strings attach online free credit score for Texans. Just be sure to cancel the trial offer after you sign up for your free credit score online.

All TX residents including: Houston, El Paso, Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, DFW Metro Area, Fort Worth, Corpus Christi, Amarillo, Lubbock, Arlington, Waco, Tyler, Beaumont, Spring, Killeen, Irving, Abilene, Midland, Denton, Garland, Longview, Odessa, Plano, Wichita Falls, The Woodlands, San Angelo, Huntsville, Laredo, Conroe, Pasadena, Lewisville, Mesquite, Bryan, Humble, Temple, Katy, Galveston, Texarkana, College Station, Nacogdoches are eligible for a free credit score offer from FreeScoresUSA. Click here for more info on the official press release by TexPIRG.

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