TITLE

FTC Orders Nine Home Insurers To Furnish Credit-Scoring Data

AUTHOR(S)
Lehmann, R. J.
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Best's Review;Feb2009, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to let the largest homeowners insurers submit their credit-scoring data. According to the article, the data aims to assert how consumer credit records are utilized in underwriting and rate-setting models of insurance companies. It also cites the reactions of insurance companies regarding the implications of the move of FTC.
ACCESSION #
36456249

 

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