Posted on 28 Nov 2015 | 2,158 views
Improve Your FICO Score With These Tips

It’s important to note that repairing bad credit takes time and there is no quick way to fix a credit score. In fact, out of all of the ways to improve a credit score, quick-fix efforts are the most likely to backfire, so beware of any advice that claims to improve your credit score fast.

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Posted on 1 Dec 2015 | 304 views
How Free Credit Scores Work

There are a lot of free credit score offerings out there, and many can be useful, but there are a few things consumers need to know when looking up their credit scores. Some scores are educational — meaning creditors do not use free credit score formulas for making lending decisions — but they can still inform you whether you have good or bad credit.

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Posted on 1 Dec 2015 | 3,479 views
Divorced With Joint Credit Accounts can Lower Your FICO Score

No consumer is prevented from acquiring credit solely based on marital status. The Equal Opportunity Credit Act outlaws discrimination of all forms to provide consumers with equal access to credit resources. If you recently experienced a divorce, however, your credit score may be negatively impacted after you separate from your spouse.

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Posted on 30 Nov 2015 | 468 views
Improve Your Credit Fast After Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is by no means game over for your financial life — there are steps you can take to begin rebuilding your credit and eventually, your overall financial health.

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Posted on 29 Nov 2015 | 419 views
Citi Low Interest Credit Card With Free Credit Score and Credit Report Online Instantly

Citi Free Credit Score will become the largest credit card issuer to provide free credit scores to their credit card customers. The bank will begin providing these scores on a monthly basis beginning in January 2015 and the scores will only be available online. Citi will provide the FICO credit score which is based on credit report information from Equifax.

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Posted on 28 Nov 2015 | 409 views
What to do if Your Delinquent on a Credit Card Payment

Not being able to make the minimum payments on your monthly bills is a scary feeling but unfortunately, delinquency is a common phenomenon that has serious repercussions. If your credit card bill’s due date passes and you don’t make a payment, it’s natural to feel a little panicky. However, there are steps you can take to cope with the situation — emotionally and financially.