Lesser Known Credit Report Errors Could Be Killing Your Credit

Almost every American will have to take out a loan at some point in their life, including those of us who avoid debt like the plague. While obviously the best thing you can do for yourself is to keep things like student loans to a minimum, for some of us it can be hard to ...

Is Fine Print Bleeding You Dry?

Most big businesses these days have a bad habit of hiding nasty fees built in with their legitimate and helpful services. These fees are typically stuffed into the fine print of your contracts or service agreements where only someone who is paid big bucks to look through at the world through a dark lens and ...

5 Warning Signs That You Are Digging Your Debt Grave

If you are like most Americans with their finances, and you don’t remain vigilant, it isn’t always the easiest thing in the world to know if you are living outside of what you can afford or not. You probably have large unavoidable expenses like most of us do. Think mortgage payments, rent, or insurance each ...

How Medical Debt Is Crushing Credit Scores

Something little known to consumers about the medical industry is that while your credits core can be negatively effected by missed payments on medical debt, the opposite is not true. There is no reward or positive effect gained from paying your medical bills on time. When you pay your power, water, or other utility bills ...

The 6 Worst Financial Mistakes You Can Make

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How many times have you heard stories about celebrities going from broke to rich to broke again? How about professional athletes? It’s hard to hear these stories without cringing and thinking “Boy if I had that much money, I’d be set. I’d never lose it all like that!”. The truth is, this is easier said ...

Quick Ways To Increase Your Credit Score

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Most Americans out there today that aren’t currently already in debt bring home enough money each month to cover all of their monthly expenses. Because if this, it’s certainly possible for them to live without touching credit for months if not years at a time. However, it’s virtually impossible to live an entire lifetime without ...

A Basic Guide To Credit For Millennials

Credit Guide for Millennials

Just a generation or two ago, credit cards were once an uncommon commodity reserved for the wealthy and those with the utmost financial trustworthiness. These days however, credit cards are everywhere and just about anyone with a heartbeat can get their hands on one. But the education surrounding credit and credit cards is definitely lacking. ...

What You Need To Know About The Credit Report Organizations Act

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In this day and age, bad credit is one of the worst things that you can have when it comes to your financial health. With a poor credit score you will be stuck with high interest loans, that is if you can even get a loan. With a poor credit score you can find yourself ...