Posts Tagged ‘Credit Score’

When it comes to your credit report and your score, knowledge is power. The following are some facts that many consumers are surprised to learn, and by knowing more about these things, it can help you understand how your credit score is calculated and can make it easier to work towards a better credit score: […]

When it comes to your credit report and your score, knowledge is power. The following are some facts that many consumers are surprised to learn, and by knowing more about these things, it can help you understand how your credit score is calculated and can make it easier to work towards a better credit score: […]

You’ve been paying all of your credit card and loan bills on time, and you’re hoping to see an improvement in your credit score. But much to your dismay, you check your credit score and see that it dropped instead. It can be frustrating when this happens, especially since you thought you were doing everything […]

Paying off credit card debt can be a terrific feeling, and for many consumers, canceling that credit card once and for all is an even better feeling. But before you completely give up on using credit cards altogether, you may want to consider keeping your credit card account active, even if you don’t use it. […]

Paying off credit card debt can be a terrific feeling, and for many consumers, canceling that credit card once and for all is an even better feeling. But before you completely give up on using credit cards altogether, you may want to consider keeping your credit card account active, even if you don’t use it. […]

Auto insurance rates can vary widely from one driver to the next, and for some people, their insurance payments are almost as much as their car payments. Your car insurance rate isn’t completely out of your control, and there are certain things you can do if you’re looking to save money on your auto insurance. […]

    You’ve just been pre-approved for a mortgage and you’re one step closer to being a homeowner—congratulations! While it’s certainly an exciting time, it’s also good to be prepared for what happens once you have your mortgage and begin to make payments. Your credit was likely good in order to obtain the home loan to […]

  Have you thought about buying a home for a while now, but can’t decide if the right time has finally come? It’s one of the most expensive purchases you’ll likely ever make, and while it can be an exciting time, it’s also important to make sure you’re ready for such a big step. Otherwise, you […]

   Have you thought about buying a home for a while now, but can’t decide if the right time has finally come? It’s one of the most expensive purchases you’ll likely ever make, and while it can be an exciting time, it’s also important to make sure you’re ready for such a big step. Otherwise, […]

  The following ways may help to improve your credit score without using a credit card:   Check your credit report for mistakes Did you know that a lot of credit reports contain errors? Even if you know your poor credit score is due to large amounts of debt and/or delinquent payments, even just one […]