Facebook Friends Could Affect Your Credit
Some other companies have programs that can determine if you’re telling the truth about where you live or work based on your computer’s IP address, while others take a look at your spending habits at large ecommerce sites like Amazon and EBay. A German financial company, Kreditech, even analyzes how much time online users spend reading information about the loan, and you can even lose points for improper punctuation.
Readers: do you think financial loans should be determined using this seemingly unrelated data? Should these companies even have the right to see that information?