Save the Galaxy from the Debtorites. Test your FICO® Score I.Q. Play now!

Introducing Credit Galaxy, a fun and interactive educational game created by FICO, that informs as well as tests your...

The FTC’s “Ways to Build a Better Credit Report”

A quick background: The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is the government agency that enforces the Fair Credit Reporting Act...

What Questions Should You Ask Before Owning a Home?

Many people are surprised to learn that the majority of Americans (~64%) own their home (defined as the percentage...

Romance and Financial Compatibility: Questions to Think About

As summer is finally upon us, the wedding season is heating up.  In fact, around 80% of weddings take...

How the Revised Dodd-Frank Act May Affect Your ID Theft Protection Actions

Revisions to key components of the Dodd-Frank act have passed both the Senate and U.S. House of Representatives and...
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
Save the Galaxy from the Debtorites. Test your FICO® Score I.Q. Play now!
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
The FTC’s “Ways to Build a Better Credit Report”
Financing & Loans
What Questions Should You Ask Before Owning a Home?
Personal Finance
Romance and Financial Compatibility: Questions to Think About
Identity Theft
How the Revised Dodd-Frank Act May Affect Your ID Theft Protection Actions

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The Importance of Credit Monitoring

With the consistent rise in identity theft and credit fraud, it’s more important than ever to know what’s going on within your credit files. Identity thieves keep finding new ways to steal personal information from unsuspecting consumers and right now…

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What Your Credit Scores Say About You

Your credit score says more about how you manage money than about how much money you have.  Some people believe that a credit score represents one’s wealth – the...

Quiz results are in! (And they may actually surprise you)

Last month we posted a fun quiz on the blog section of myFICO to test how well people know their credit.  The quiz consisted of 10 questions about credit,...