Can Your Credit Score Affect Your Quality of Life?

Most consumers know the score (no pun intended): If your credit score is good, you’ll most likely get the...

Credit Bureau Regulation – The Who and the What.

The top three consumer reporting agencies (Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion) collect consumer credit information and sell that information to...

What’s the “Status of Accounts” Section of My Credit Report?

A more important question might be: Why is the “Status of Accounts” so significant to my financial health? The...

10 Ways to Prepare and Recover your FICO Score after Natural Disasters

FICO is always crystal clear when it comes to what affects your FICO® Score. Financial literacy and transparency are...

Mortgage 101 – 5 Things to Know When Loan Shopping

Here’s a loan shopping quote taken directly from the FTC: “Shopping around for a home loan or mortgage will help...
Personal Finance
Can Your Credit Score Affect Your Quality of Life?
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
Credit Bureau Regulation – The Who and the What.
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
What’s the “Status of Accounts” Section of My Credit Report?
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
10 Ways to Prepare and Recover your FICO Score after Natural Disasters
Financing & Loans
Mortgage 101 – 5 Things to Know When Loan Shopping

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Identity Fraud Tips from the Expert

There’s a new victim of Internet and Identity Fraud every 2 seconds. Much of that fraud is committed by criminals who access consumer information and accounts from online sources. So how do we avoid becoming victims ourselves? It’s best to…

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Can Your Credit Score Affect Your Quality of Life?

Most consumers know the score (no pun intended): If your credit score is good, you’ll most likely get the loan you need with a decent interest rate. If your...

Should you refinance your auto loan? That's a good question.

Everyone is talking about using the current low interest rates to refinance mortgages. What about auto loans? Why shouldn’t people consider using these same low rates to refinance their...