Comprehensive Credit Reporting What Can I Do?

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Comprehensive Credit Reporting What Can I Do?

Here are some tips on how to keep your credit report as healthy as possible under the new comprehensive reporting system:

  1. Pay bills and loans on time – consider setting up direct debits and have loan repayments scheduled for your pay day.
  2. Keep track of your credit commitments – Only apply for credit if and when you need it.
  3. Having trouble meeting your repayments? – If you are in financial difficulty talk to your credit provider, they can likely assist you.
  4. Get your Equifax Score and your credit report and check the information is correct. You can even monitor changes through Credit Alerts and help protect your identity.

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Chris lived in a share house four years ago and when he moved out he didn’t take his name off the phone account and his former housemates did not pay a bill. As a result he ended up with a default on his report.

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