Latest Alternative data Stories

2013-09-05 23:21:14

Partnership has Potential to Change how Consumers Borrow Money Atlanta and Lexington (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 eCredable, an alternative credit reporting agency that helps consumers prove their creditworthiness to potential creditors, and Float Money LLC (Float), a company that helps consumers improve their financial life by leveraging their everyday shopping expenses to build credit, have teamed up to help more consumers benefit from earning a line of credit at Float. More than 60...

2011-06-01 00:06:49

Simple credit decisioning via text messaging Kennesaw, GA (PRWEB) May 31, 2011 MicroBilt Corporation, a leader in risk management information for small and medium-sized businesses and leading provider of alternative data for non-traditional lenders, is pleased to announce the release of its iDecision mobile solution for instant credit decisions at the point of purchase. MicroBilt's iDecision platform provides a consumer mobile access to instant credit approvals for the purchase of products...

2010-03-29 08:40:00

ROSWELL, Ga., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- LendProtect Canada Inc., a subsidiary of FactorTrust, Inc. the leading global specialized credit reporting agency for alternative financial services providers serving the under-banked consumer marketplace, today announced their Canadian market launch by signing Zippy Cash to exclusively use the LendProtect Canada specialized credit reporting solution. "We are very pleased and excited to be working with LendProtect Canada. We view them as the...

2009-06-03 08:00:00

Global leader in credit and information management adds proprietary RentBureau data to help identify the best residents and quickly verify rental history ATLANTA and CHICAGO, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- RentBureau, the rental data based credit bureau serving the multifamily industry with a more accurate and complete picture of prospective renters, will have its rental history database available via TransUnion's rental screening platform. RentBureau's proprietary database collects rental payment...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'