Why Are You a Sheep and Publishing False Information About Credit Privacy Numbers? I’m Going to Get You.

Question: Dear Steve, Why are you writing false information about that group and using that douchebag for all your information?? This is the problem your a sheep like everyone else you dont truly do your homework just let someone else feed it to your. YOU my friend are bullshit im just giving you the heads … Read more

Facebook and Others a Conduit in Illegal Activity Selling CPN Numbers to Consumers

Recently I wrote a post about open activity selling CPN numbers to consumers to use in place of their actual Social Security Number to apply for credit, CPN typically stands for a Credit Profile Number, Credit Protection Number, or Credit Privacy Number. See this post and this one. In the original post, I showed screenshots … Read more

Using a CPN in Place of Your Social Security Number Can Land You in Jail

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Recently I wrote this post about people who are selling CPN numbers to use in place of Social Security Numbers to apply for credit. The post busts open the incorrect belief that people can use a CPN sold online to get a new credit history. CPN typically stands for a Credit Profile Number, Credit Protection … Read more

CPN Numbers Are “Totally Legit” So Read This Now Before You Get Your Tradeline

If you’ve been to the corners of social media you may have seen posts offering a CPN to get credit with. A CPN is a Credit Profile Number, Credit Protection Number, or Credit Privacy Number which is used in place of your social security number to get credit. I’ve written about CPN numbers in the … Read more

Reader Wants a Refund From Lang Smith Who He Paid Advance Fees to For Credit Repair. No Refund Received.

Not all that long ago I wrote an article about an email Credit Mastery Challenge sent out. You can read it here. In the comments for that article a reader, Elliott, came forward and make a claim that he had paid for services and asked for a refund in accordance with his agreement and Lang … Read more

CPN and Dormant Social Security Numbers, Another Scam

The Independent Mail out of Anderson, South Carolina is reporting that the CPN scam I previously wrote about, CPN – Credit Profile Number / Credit Privacy Number – Craigslist Scam to Watch Out For, is still chugging along. The numbers are usually in the name of young children who have no credit history but can … Read more

CPN – Credit Profile Number / Credit Privacy Number – Craigslist Scam to Watch Out For

While searching out scams to avoid recently I came across many that were willing, for a fee, to help me repair bad credit using a CPN or Credit Profile Number. There is a lot of misinformation online about the CPN but what you need to know is you can’t use a fictional number in place … Read more