Credit bureaus, the repositories of debt information that aroused uncommon wrath from consumer advocates over the last decade, are putting all that behind them.

Instead of being preoccupied with recurring flare-ups of bad publicity, the industry's Big Three-Equifax Inc., Experian Inc., and Trans Union Corp.-are reinventing themselves and their images.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.