CFA and VantageScore find consumers know more about their scores but don't appreciate their impact on finances.
Groups say measure will go a long way towards helping many Americans become homeowners.
Longtime credit union advocate, CUNA Mutual executive receives Esther Peterson Award on Wednesday night from the Consumer Federation of America.
Even though the economy is technically in a recovery, consumers say they will be cautious in their holiday spending.
A website that offers best practices for identity theft prevention and services for consumers and businesses has been launched by the Consumer Federation of America.
Best practices aimed at helping consumers protect themselves from identity theft and when choosing services.