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A Credit Report for Your Health

As consumers, we would never apply for credit cards or mortgages without checking our “annual credit reports” to ensure accuracy and fair pricing.  However, there is virtually no awareness among consumers that a few, large corporations collect, store, and sell their...

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“Microsoft patent filings describe a system for deriving and predicting ‘overall quality scores’ for meetings using data such as body language, facial expressions, room temperature, time of day, and number of people in the meeting.” 😵 https://www.geekwire.com/2020/microsoft-patents-technology-score-meetings-using-body-language-facial-expressions-data/

Credit scores are supposed to be race-neutral. That’s impossible. https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2020/10/16/how-race-affects-your-credit-score/

NEW: Millions of Americans risk losing power and water as massive unpaid utility bills pile up. About 179 million may be at risk for shutoffs, and by year's end, energy/gas utilities may see $24 billion or more in arrears, new data show

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2020/10/01/power-water-gas-bills/

here’s why credit determining someone’s ability to pay for something is complete trash: I paid off one of my student loans and my score dropped 20 points.

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