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...

Tips For Avoiding and Reducing Student Loan Debt

Nowadays so many kids are graduating college with a mountain of student loan debt. Not only can this wreak havoc on your finances but could greatly effect your credit score too. For some, debt can't be avoided but there are ways to help out with the cost. There are things you can start doing before you e...

Snowball, Avalanche or Snowflake: Which Debt Repayment Method Is For You?

  Nowadays pretty much everyone has some sort of debt they are trying to pay off.  We know what we need to do in order to pay it off but if you happen to have multiple forms of debt, what is the best way to tackle them? This is a very important question and one that financial professionals sometimes d...

Is Your Credit Out to Get You? Installment vs Revolving Credit

Do you have a credit card, a mortgage, an auto loan, a student loan, or another type of credit obligation? You’re not alone; most people in the U.S. carry some type of debt. But what most people aren’t aware of is that not all debt is the same. Unfortunately, when it comes to credit, what you don’t know mi...

Pros and Cons Of A Home Equity Line Of Credit

You have just purchased a home that you love or you have been in your home for a while. There are some things you would change, though, like that outdated kitchen or bathroom. Of course, you would love to remodel it, but that's expensive and just not in the budget this year. This is where some people take out ...

Six Key Strategies for building up your credit history quickly

  Establishing good credit is key to having a healthy financial life.  Your credit score acts like a financial resume and has great effect on a number of areas in your life.  From leasing an apartment to getting a job, having a good credit score really does matter.  Whether you are just grad...

Child Identity Theft: How To Prevent It

=   Child identity theft is a real thing and it is happening everyday.  A red flag should be going off if you receive something in the mail that is intended for an adult with your child's name on it.  This more times than not means your child has been the victim of identity theft.  Even worse, someon...

5 Key Financial Goals To Set For 2019

  It is hard to believe 2018 is almost over and 2019 is right around the corner.  Of course with a new year, comes goals and resolutions we hope to achieve.  Getting your finances on track is something that should always be on your to do list.  The key to making a goal achievable is to make ...

All You Need To Know About Debt Relief Options For Seniors

  Retiring and moving into the "golden years" is not looking as bright for seniors as it did in years past.  Nowadays, many  are facing mounting debt that is putting a definite strain on their retirement account.  Households with those 55 and older are seeing a big rise in debt and the potential of ...

The Potential Effects Of Social Media Activity On Your Credit

    Social media is known for socializing but it has morphed into much more than that.  Nowadays, social media can have a very real impact on your credit and your ability to get a loan.  Companies are looking to social media sites when making lending decisions.  They are looking to confirm n...

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