The reason Tawanna isn’t is because she got a bad credit report and can’t get a loan for her business. “There was a lot of stuff on there – some of it didn’t belong to me,” Sellers said. “And some were a lot of mistakes.”
She’s not alone – a recent study found that 79 percent of all credit reports have some type of error.
To watch the full video highlighting LEDC and how consumers can now file complaints with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau if they are unable to resolve a credit dispute with a credit reporting agency, click here.