One of the largest credit bureaus present in the United States. Similar to Equifax and Experian, the company maintains its own database of consumer credit files that other institutions and consumers use to monitor their credit reports. TransUnion is the second oldest credit bureau out of the three major ones in the U.S.

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To check on your current credit rating you should contact one of the three major credit bureaus which include Equifax, TransUnion, and Experion.

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When we applied for an auto loan the bank ran a credit check on us through Transunion and I'm kind of surprised that we were approved for a loan.

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TransUnion credit scores are often used in conjunction with scores provided by other credit bureaus in order to given lenders a complete picture of borrower finances.

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