Year: 2013

57 Percent Will Take on Credit Card Debt to Keep Their Kids Happy During the Holidays

With the Holiday Season Nearing, Lexington Law Examines How Important Presents are and How Much People Spend on Them

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – (PR Web) November 8, 2013 — It’s no secret that the holiday season is a big deal in America. While most people look forward to spending time with friends and loved ones, there’s no denying that the holiday season also signals the busiest time for shoppers. From Black Friday to Cyber Monday, U.S. consumer culture kicks it into another gear during the holidays. So Lexington Law, the nation’s leading credit repair firm, decided to investigate just how important holiday presents have become and how much people are willing to spend on them each year.

 

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – (PR Web) November 8, 2013 — A survey conducted by Harris Interactive found that more than half (57%) of U.S. adults with children said they would be willing to take on debt in order to make their children happy for the holidays. The September 2013 survey was conducted online among 2,087 adults ages 18 and over.

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Lexington Law Hosts TweetChat on Medical Debt

Lexington Law’s upcoming TweetChat titled, “Why Have Medical Bills Ruined My Life?” scheduled for July 26th will allow Twitter users to submit their questions to a top credit insider.

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Few Americans Improve Their Credit Before Auto Loans

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah. – July 8, 2013 – Lexington Law, the nation’s leading provider of consumer credit repair services, today released the results of its recent survey that examined how consumers prepare their finances before they make large purchases, like a car. The survey found that 71 percent of respondents said they do not try to improve their credit score and 66 percent do not even look at their credit before making a large purchase. The results also revealed that 24 percent do not believe that their credit score is a factor in determining the interest rate they might pay on a loan.  Finally, 40 percent of Americans do not check their credit score at all.

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Lexington Law Hosts Industry’s First Credit Repair Q&A in TwitterChat

Lexington Law’s credit repair specialists will field consumer questions during its first bi-monthly TweetChat on Friday, May 31st, 2013

Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) May 29, 2013

 

On Friday, May 31st Twitter users can submit questions to the experts at Lexington Law, the nation’s leading provider of consumer credit correction services. The TweetChat will begin at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time for one hour. Access to this type of credit specialist on Twitter is unprecedented. This first bi-monthly event reflects the company’s commitment to customer education and advocacy.

 

The inaugural TweetChat, titled “Don’t Be a Credit Victim – Protect Yourself,” will feature Dr. Randy Padawer, a psychologist and consumer advocate. Padawer has been published in the Journal of Personality Assessment, the Journal of Consulting and featured in Smart Money Magazine. He co-wrote the best-selling “FICO 850” seminar for The Motley Fool and founded the company that would become AOL Classifieds in 1993. Padawer works with Lexington Law concerning consumer behavior, credit scoring, and intervention efficacy.

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