Credit agencies look to your Facebook page to see what you’re spending on clothes or travel rather than using more traditional, tightly regulated scoring methods when deciding loan applications. That’s according to experts at the University of Georgia, who say big data now enables more sophisticated modeling programs that includeRead More →

Software-as-a-service and escrow provider Flueid Decision’s technology platform can now detect solar panels and liens. Software-as-a-service title and escrow provider Flueid extends its patented technology platform, Flueid Decision, to manage property purchase and equity transactions. Launched in 2020, the Flueid Decision platform has a proven track record of helping clientsRead More →

TALLAHASSEE — The man dubbed the “Casanova scammer” and “Florida’s Tindler Swinder” who investigators say defrauded more than 20 women out of nearly $1 million, will appear in federal court Thursday. ORIGINAL STORY: Jacksonville woman claims she was duped by ‘Casanova scammer’ Action News Jax has been telling you aboutRead More →

Celebration Church founder Stovall Weems “broke the law by … committing fraud, [and] enriching themselves unjustly at the expense of the church,” Celebration’s attorneys charged in a report released Monday. The report says the Jacksonville minister, who was suspended by megachurch administrators in January, “brought Celebration to the brink ofRead More →

JACKSONVILLE – Let’s go… Michigan edge defenseman Aidan Hutchinson or Georgia defensive lineman Travon Walker: Who would you pick at No. 1 overall and why? It’s looking increasingly like the Jaguars’ likely main storyline leading up to the 2022 NFL Draft, with many analysts pitching Hutchinson to the Jaguars withRead More →

Burbank-based ZestFinance Inc. is back on track. Fintech no longer lends to subprime borrowers. He left that company more than two years ago after uncovering a messy scheme involving payday loans where cash-strapped consumers were being charged double-digit interest rates on the loans.Instead, the company focuses on developing credit underwritingRead More →