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Credit Score and Reports

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST


The principal learning objectives in this workshop for participants will be. Explore the importance of credit scores and reports. You will learn how to access information about credit scores and reports. We will discuss strategies to build and improve credit and identify how to protect credit from incorrect claims and fraud.

Key agenda items:
What Is a Credit Score?
Strategies to Build Credit
A Tale of Two Friends Credit Bureaus
Calculating a Credit Score
Costs of Co-signing and Sharing Credit
What Is a Credit Report?
Getting Your Free Credit Report
Getting Your Credit Score Reading Your Credit Report
Important Dates to Review
Credit Repair Organizations Act
Steps to Repair Your Credit
Special Circumstances for Repairing Credit
Credit Repair Scams
Credit Counseling Services
Strategies to Improve Credit

Workshop Fee $10

Presented By: Erika Hersh joined the Veritex Community Bank team in 2020. She is an SBA Lender and responsible for assisting businesses with loans $350K to $5MM. Prior to Veritex, Erika was the Regional Lending Manager for PeopleFund, a Community Development Financial Institution. She has extensive experience in SBA Lending, Small Business Consulting, & Business Education. Erika has won Top 400 Most Influential People of Fort Worth Inc. Magazine for 3 years. She has a passion for helping business owners reach their full potential. Outside of the office, she enjoys volunteering her time as a counselor at a non-profit in her hometown of Joshua, TX.


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