Buying a home for the first time can be super stressful. Get your finances move-in ready before you start your hunt, and it'll go easier than you expect.
That hefty credit card bill finding it's way to your mailbox is packing a punch — and to more than just your wallet.
If you plan to pay down high interest credit card debt with a new zero-interest card, make sure you understand the potential downsides.
Adding an authorized credit card user can help someone build their credit. But how exactly will it affect yours?
The catch-22 for teens ready to build their credit history… is not having any credit history. But does that mean you should cosign their credit card?
If your FICO score needs some TLC, these strategies will get it whipped into shape — ASAP.
If you could hop in a time machine, chances are you'd visit your younger, less responsible self to share some advice about smart credit card use.
If late loan payments have snowballed into default, don't panic. It's time to dust yourself off and get back on track.
If you've got more than one kind of debt to repay, target the debt that hurts your credit score the most and watch your rating improve — fast.
Ready to make a house a home? Get a leg up on a mortgage application by knowing what lenders are looking for.
Can a low FICO score damage your shot at your dream job? Yes and no. Learn what a potential boss can see in your credit report.
Generally speaking, debt is bad. But sometimes taking on debt is unavoidable — and can actually be good for you.
You know the drill — closing a credit card can damage your credit score. But sometimes, it might be the right move.
We all make mistakes, which is why you shouldn't skip regular reviews of your credit reports. Any errors there can cost you.
A bankruptcy can take a terrible toll on your credit and your financial future. But sometimes it's the only way to escape debt and start anew.
Late payments happen. But for these major bills, you need to get them paid on time — or face the consequences.
That bill's due date has come… and passed. How long do you have before it's "officially" late?
Do you know the difference between a credit score and a credit history? You need to — here's how to break it down.
It's hard to get by without a credit card or two. They're convenient and critical to building credit — as long as you avoid some common mistakes.
It takes money to make money, and for small business there have never been so many ways to borrow some. How would a loan help your business grow?
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