Cities With the Best Credit and Lowest Debt

2:59 pm, August 07, 2014

How do your credit scores and debts measure up against your neighbors'?


Consumers Can Find $1,000 for Holiday Spending

9:20 am, August 05, 2014

Smart planning for the holiday shopping season can save consumers $1,000.


Credit Score Confusion: Is Your VantageScore As Important As Your FICO Score?

8:47 am, July 25, 2014

As if learning about your credit report wasn't already confusing enough, now there are two companies offering information: FICO and VantageScore.


How to Prepare for a Layoff

4:55 am, July 21, 2014

We're not out of the woods yet. Here are some essential rules for your emergency fund and beyond.


Debt Settlement Can Ruin You

7:38 am, July 14, 2014

It seems like a no-brainer: When a problem gets overwhelming, hire a pro to sort it out. Like when your debts snowball out of control.


Will Cosigning On An Apartment Lease Hurt Your Credit?

8:19 am, July 09, 2014

Financial experts have longed warned against cosigning on auto loans, credit cards and student loans, given the plethora of financial risks. But things are different ...


3 Financial Fibs You Tell Yourself

4:37 pm, May 06, 2014

Here are three financial fibs that can lead to poor decisions.


Does Your Credit Need to Go on a Diet?

5:08 pm, January 08, 2014

If your credit is heavy with debt, it can have a bad effect on your credit score.Here is a plan for your credit card repayment to trim down on debt.


Are Airline Credit Cards Right for You?

8:04 am, January 07, 2014

Integrate building a good credit history with the daydream of being whisked off to the Maldives, and you have something else entirely: namely, incentive to purchase.


5 Podcasts That Will Help You Build Great Credit

4:40 pm, July 10, 2013

Looking to build great credit? Trying to learn how to get the highest credit score? Listen to interviews with four nationally recognized credit experts.

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