They did the dirty deed, spreading the big credit score urban legend.
- FICO (via Reuters)
- Suze Orman (currently on a (:39) roll (of misinformation ))
- NBC Universal (let Orman spout off (5:17), while debunking the myth)
- Marketplace (still no correction to the audio, their primary medium) / American Public Media / Minnesota Public Radio
Hardy har har. There’s a tongue in cheek campaign to replace Suze Orman with Reuters’ tough Lauren “I demand a lot of answers” Young. But, in reality, it’s a perfect match. That is, they both believe the same myth: that employers use credit scores.
Oh, those British and their dry wit.