Americans are keeping up with their car payments even as credit once again becomes easier to find, Read writes.
Reich writes that Moody's Investors Services may downgrade government bonds if Congress and the White House don’t reach a budget deal before $1.2 trillion in spending cuts and tax increases automatically go into effect.
Experian announces new credit score system for those with little or no credit history. 'Extended View' credit score looks at rental data and public records to establish a credit score.
Credit ratings of national governments shouldn't be mandatory, but they affect treasury bond yields in countries that are already hurting financially.