Many Confused About Declined Credit

(CNN) — Despite laws to keep consumers informed about their credit score, many still don’t get it. That’s the results of a recent survey conducted by credit scoring company VantageScore Solutions. The 2011 Dodd-Frank Act requires lenders to inform consumers who are declined credit or given less favorable terms and explain the decision. Credit lenders … Continue reading »

Fire Chief Asks for Clarity from Coburg

COBURG, Ore. —┬áThe Coburg Fire Chief is calling for clarity from the city as he questions a $700,000 loan. The confusion surrounds a special district inside Coburg. The Coburg Fire District Chief presented a letter to councilors Tuesday night, laying out his concerns. He claims the special district, the Coburg Urban Renewal Agency, raises money … Continue reading »