FACTA (Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act)

FACTA (Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act)

Passed in 2003, the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act enables consumers to request a free credit report from the top three credit reporting companies. These free credit reports can only occur once every twelve months.

Related Terms

  • BOC (Back Office Conversion)

    A BOC entry is a one time debit entry to the account of a receiver whom has, at the point of purchase, been notified that their check...

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  • COR (Notification of Change)

    A COR entry is initiated by a receiving depository financial institution (RDFI) to inform an originator of incorrect information submitted in an entry. The originator must correct...

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