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Ellen Sirull
Works at Experian Consumer Services
Attended University of Georgia
Lives in Orange County, CA
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Do you speak human? :)
 
Is your brand struggling to find its story and voice?

Here are a few tips on how to “speak human.” http://bit.ly/1GxklC8 #contentmarketing  
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Half of married couples in the U.S. say that credit scores were important to them when choosing a mate, according to the latest Experian Consumer Services survey comparing the relationship between marriage and credit.

The study also showed that 95% of participants rate “financial responsibility” as important, with “physical attractiveness” and “career ambition” following at 86% and 77%, respectively.

Read more on the survey here: http://ex.pn/1rIbIzA

#credit #marriage #finance #infographic
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What home mortgage myths have you heard of? +Discover Home Loans  http://ow.ly/vozDo
Don't let these common misconceptions stop you from buying your dream home.
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Our friends and partners at FICO (+fairisaac) rang the opening bell at the NYSE today! And they surprised us with this sweet move, inspired by our "Credit Swagger - Home Loan" commercial. LOLs all around!

FICO has been around for over 25 years. Learn more about The FICO Score and its 25+ year history here: http://spr.ly/6266aoup
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Auto insurance companies may check your credit but that's not the only deciding factor in determining your premium: http://bit.ly/1wkkyVe
Are you thinking about changing your auto insurance? Know that your credit may get scrutinized as a part of the process. Learn more here.
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Out with the old in with the new! We are chatting with Dan Ingle from +Kelley Blue Book discussing how your credit can play a role in your search for the perfect new car!

Listen now: http://spr.ly/6260QGdI+
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Here's the iHeartTalk show that I co-host with +Ellen Henderson Sirull  for +Experian! I think it came out pretty good- check it out!
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Did you know that half of all people care about the credit of their potential spouse?
Half of married adults say that credit scores mattered to them when choosing a spouse. Becky Frost, Experian Consumer Services' senior manager of consumer education, joins the News Hub with more on this study. Photo: Getty
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Many people tell you that if you think you're a victim of identity theft, you should just freeze your credit. But, do you know the pros and cons of a credit freeze? Check out the options in this article and learn about fraud alerts and credit freezes.
Having your identity stolen is a serious matter. A credit freeze or fraud alert can help prevent and minimalize the damage of identity theft.
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Tax season tends to take its toll on most people. But you don’t have to let it get the best of you. Learn more about some common tax topics – including what you can and can’t deduct or how to use your refund to help your credit score – with our latest infographic!

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#taxes #infographic

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We did that this year... Great call :)
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Introduction
Spend my days sharing information on credit. Love helping others learn about it because I made lots of mistakes with it before. Always like a good deal. I'm a Georgia girl who landed in Orange County. Enjoy anything related to marketing, writing, and technology. Free time includes spending time with family and friends, hanging with my pups, driving my EV, playing with Apple products, watching college football, cooking, eating, and seeing new places whenever I get the chance.

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Just always striving to be a better person, work hard and make a difference.
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  • University of Georgia
    2002
  • Kennesaw State University
    MBA, 2011
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Henderson
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Editor-in-Chief | Content Manager
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  • Experian Consumer Services
    Editor-in-Chief, 2012 - present
    Develop content to help consumers learn more about credit. Collaborate with other bloggers and organizations to educate on topics like credit, debt management and identity protection.
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In The News: Helps Notify of Identity Theft - ™ Blog
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Recently a freecreditscore.com member in Washington, D.C was tipped off to identity theft while monitoring her credit.

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An emergency fund is important when budgeting. Not having one could impact your credit by causing you to take on additional debt.

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While it may seem superficial to consider, it’s not surprising that both men and women stated that bad credit and money management is key fo