The Fair Credit Reporting Act, 15 U.S.C. Secs. 1681–1681x, is part of the Federal Consumer Protection Act. It is intended to protect consumers by assuring the accuracy of a consumer’s credit information held and disclosed by the credit reporting agencies. The statute allows a consumer to challenge information in his/her report that is allegedly inaccurate, and requires the credit reporting agencies to investigate alleged inaccuracies, and make corrections, if necessary.
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