Seven Tips For Getting Everyone in Your Family on the Same Page for Financial Goals

    Are you trying to take control of your family’s personal finances?  One of the first steps is to make sure that everyone is aware of the goals and lifestyle changes the family will need to make to achieve those goals. How can you talk to your family about things like budgets, credit r...

Benefits Of Becoming An Authorized Credit Card User

    Are you looking for ways to repair your credit in the new year?  You may want to consider asking a close friend or family member with excellent credit history and credit score if you can become an authorized user on one of their credit cards.  According to a blog post from Mint, becoming...

10 Reasons Why You Should Sign Up for Credit Repair Today

  Your credit report and credit score are what creditors reference when deciding to lend you money.  Therefore, it is crucial that you not only know your credit score but that your report is accurate.  By law, you have access to a free credit report each year from the three major credit reporting age...

What Is a Secured Credit Card, and How Can It Help You Repair Your Credit?

Use a secured credit card wisely

[Image via Pexels] If you’re on the road to credit repair, you may have heard of something called a “secured credit card.” You probably already know that if you have less-than-stellar credit, you’re going to have trouble getting approved for new credit cards. However, a secured credit card can be us...

Looking To Become A Homeowner in 2019? Follow These 10 Tips

  If you’ve never owned a home, you may spend time dreaming about your ultimate abode.  Does it include a white picket fence, a game room, or a restaurant-grade kitchen? If you have reached a point where you are ready to make the leap to becoming a homeowner, make 2019 that year.  Here are 10 tip...

5 Ways to Recover from Holiday Spending in the New Year

During the holiday season, many of us feel inspired to show loved ones how much we care by buying them lavish gifts. By the time Christmas rolls around, we’ve maxed out our credit cards in an effort to bring holiday cheer (a holiday hangover when the bills arrive). Fortunately, you can take steps to regain yo...

11 Tips To Get You Prepared For The 2019 Tax Season

  We just started 2019 but tax season is right around the corner.  With new tax laws,  there is an uncertainty in the air when it comes to refunds and owed taxes.  Furthermore, with the government shutdown still going strong, we still don't know when tax season will officially begin.  With that b...

8 Important Personal Finance Resolutions For 2019

  If you’re like most people, you start the new year with an intention to be better and do better.  Maybe you’d like to lose weight or start your own business.  Finances and paying off debt, however, should be at the top of your resolutions list.  If your current saving and spending habits are ...

Why It's Important To Access Your Credit Report Every Year

New Year, New Annual Credit Report Now that the new year has arrived, you may be thinking about your resolutions.  Are you determined to repair your credit in 2019?  Get started by being aware of where you stand with the major credit bureaus. Thanks to the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act, every 12 mont...

Why It’s Important to Work With a Reputable Credit Repair Company

  When you’re ready to repair your credit, you’ll likely want to start the process as soon as possible. Before you settle on just any credit repair company, do your research first and choose a company with a solid reputation.   Why is working with a reputable credit repair company s...

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