Profits v. Risk Management: Striking the Delicate Balance Between Customer Experience and Fraud Prevention
September 26, 2018 06:00 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Striking the delicate balance between customer experience and fraud prevention is not an easy feat. This was a common theme among newly released Forrester...
Credit Card Usage at All-Time Highs, But Delinquency Rates Still Remain in Check
May 08, 2018 06:01 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, May 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With more than 416 million credit cards and nearly 175 million consumers with access to them, credit card usage continued its upward trajectory in Q1 2018....
Digitalization Among Factors Pushing Millennial Credit Preferences Toward Auto and Personal Loans
August 30, 2017 06:03 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, Aug. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the first generation to be fully immersed in mass-market digitalization, Millennials are slowing their credit card usage while increasingly using other...
Consumers Place Personal Loans Atop the Credit Mountain
May 17, 2017 06:00 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, May 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When faced with the choice of which debts to pay and which to miss, consumers in financial distress tend to prioritize unsecured personal loans ahead of...
Consumer Access to Credit Cards Grows to Highest Level since 2005 as Mix of Card Issuers Changes
May 09, 2017 06:00 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The number of consumers with access to a credit card at the end of Q1 2017 reached the highest level since 2005, according to TransUnion’s (NYSE:TRU) Q1...
More Subprime Borrowers and Expected Interest Rate Hikes to Drive Up 2017 Auto Loan and Credit Card Delinquency Rates
December 14, 2016 06:00 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - December 14, 2016) - The combination of expected interest rate increases and more subprime borrowers in the consumer lending market will spur delinquency rate rises in...
ICAP Patent Brokerage Expands Blue-Chip Domain Brands Brokerage Services
July 13, 2016 16:00 ET | ICAP Patent Brokerage
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 13, 2016) - ICAP Patent Brokerage announces the expansion of its domain name focused line of business, which deals exclusively in premium blue-chip domain names and...
As Auto Loan Terms Lengthen Consumers Less Likely to Complete Their Loans to Term, New TransUnion Study Finds
July 12, 2016 06:00 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - July 12, 2016) - A new study from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that even as the term of new auto loans has increased, the duration of time a consumer remained in these...
Trended Data From TransUnion CreditVision(R) to PowerFICO(R) Auto Score 9 XT
June 01, 2016 06:00 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - June 01, 2016) - TransUnion and FICO announced today the availability of FICO® Auto Score 9 XT based on TransUnion CreditVision® trended data. The new score is...
TransUnion Study Finds Consumers Applying for a Mortgage Up to Three Times as Likely to Open New Credit Cards and Auto Loans
May 26, 2016 06:00 ET | TransUnion
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - May 26, 2016) - A new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) study found that consumers applying for a new mortgage are on average two to three times more likely to open a new auto...