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Credit Counselor: Healthy, Wealthy, & Wise Credit

13 January 2014

Ben Franklin once said “early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.” Unfortunately, Ben wasn’t able to predict the complicated financial world we live in and how difficult it can be to stay on the path to prosperity. The health of your credit is measured by a number of factors. On-time payments, length of account history, and number of open credit line...

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How to repair your credit after bankruptcy

13 January 2014

For many people in financial trouble, declaring bankruptcy means a fresh start. Unfortunately, it takes time and good financial planning to ensure your credit score gets back on track. But bankruptcy doesn't have to mean years of struggling to rebuild your credit. The financial crisis caused a spike in bankruptcies, leaving thousands of Americans to rebuild their credit even as the financial o...

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Credit Coach: How do I increase my credit limit?

13 January 2014

Once you've established good payment history with a credit card company, you may be looking to expand your credit limit beyond the initial offering. Whether your limit is $500 or $50,000, sometimes you need a little more cash to complete home projects or buy holiday gifts. Because of the recession, lenders have been stingier with credit. But maintaining a solid history should enable you to neg...

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5 ways to protect your identity if your wallet is lost or stolen

27 December 2013

During the holiday season, you're probably going to be whipping out your wallet to pay for lots of things gifts, food, travel. Sometimes, the worst-case scenario occurs and you end up leaving your wallet at the mall, or worse, someone with bad intentions finds it along with all the personal information contained within.Hopefully, you'll never be unlucky enough to lose or have your wallet stolen, b...

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Will medical bills affect your credit score?

10 December 2013

There's a very common myth surrounding the issue of medical bills and how they impact a person's credit score. Many people erroneously believe that medical bills don't factor into their credit scores, and that lenders can't consider medical debt in their decision to approve a loan.Unfortunately, this is not the case. Medical bills do affect your credit, likely costing thousands of people more than...

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Is having no credit worse than bad credit?

04 December 2013

Having credit is an important part of being financially successful. In order to rent an apartment, buy a car, and even get a job, your credit score should be in good shape. For young people or those that pay for everything in cash, it can be difficult to get credit in an emergency.Many people seem to believe that having no credit history is the same as having a payment history that shows late paym...

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Get approved for a car loan in 3 easy steps

20 November 2013

Preparing to buy a car is exciting, especially if you're acquiring a high-performance sports coupe or a fully loaded new ride. Even with perfect credit, though, getting approved for a car loan can be a tenuous process. It's important to do your research and focus on getting the thumbs up you need. These tips will help you get your credit in order and increase your chances for approval. ...

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Which credit bureau should I choose?

18 November 2013

Before you take out a home equity loan, buy a car, or send your child off to college, it's important to know where you stand with lenders. The current credit climate makes getting a loan more difficult than ever. This reality could be compounded if your credit report contains errors, negatively impacting your score. Being aware of your credit score will prevent any surprises when a major purch...

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Credit Coach: Get Your Credit Fit for Holiday Shopping

14 November 2013

Thanksgiving is around the corner, and right behind it is retail's favorite holiday. Millions of shoppers hit the stores on Black Friday to stock up on Christmas gifts, and while the deals are plentiful, many consumers end up in debt after the season is over. This year, approximately 43% of Americans intend to spend less on holiday giving. Buying gifts with credit cards can save you money u...

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Will the government shutdown have a lasting impact on my credit?

11 November 2013

Constant upheaval in Washington leads to economic uncertainty, and not just for Wall Street. As Congress tries to work out a long-term solution to the United States' fiscal policy, many consumers are concerned about how the country's economic woes will impact their own pocketbooks. Last month's government shutdown has only added to the uncertainty. Over the seventeen days that the g...

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