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Things You Didn’t Know about Equifax

Stephen Leifer - Monday, August 15, 2016
Many consumers have heard of Equifax. However, there are a few little known facts that most consumers are not aware of about them. Equifax was established in 1898 by two brothers, Cator and Guy Woolford. Cator was first introduced to credit reporting when he worked for a grocer. He compiled a list of customers for the Retail Grocer’s Association with indications of their creditworthiness. It was not long before he started to sell the book with this information and ..