List of Information Providers
Information providers, also called data furnishers, report information about consumers to consumer reporting agencies. Information providers include banks, lenders, finance companies, telecom and utilities providers, and many other types of organizations.
We have compiled a list of some of the more prominent information providers here. If you need help, or if you believe an information provider has violated your rights, reported inaccurate information about you, or used your credit report for an improper purpose, contact us. Call 1-800-997-5561 or complete our contact form.
Credit Card Issuers:
Most credit card issuers report information about consumer credit card accounts to credit reporting agencies. Here are some of the more prominent credit card issuers that may report on you:
Debt buyers are companies that purchase old consumer debt, like credit card debt, personal loan debt, and auto loan debt. Debt buyers usually purchase debt at steep discounts then try to sue consumers for profit.
Debt buyers often report information about consumers after they purchase charged-off debt accounts. Here are some of the more prominent debt buyers that may report information on you:
Finance companies generally are non-bank entities that issue loans to or service loans taken out by consumers. Finance companies are governed by consumer lending laws rather than banking laws. Finance agencies usually make personal loans and auto loans.
When finance companies lend money or manage accounts, they usually report consumer information to credit reporting agencies. Here are some of the more prominent finance companies that may be reporting information about you:
Mortgage Loan Servicers:
Mortgage servicers manage mortgage loans on a daily basis. They take payments, manage escrow accounts, send statements, resolve errors, and handle loan modifications. They also generally report information about the loans they service to credit reporting agencies. Here are some of the more prominent mortgage loan servicers that may report information about you: