Top 10: States With Best Credit Scores
What states make the top of the list for credit in the U.S? Find out where your state ranks based on key criteria like unemployment. Did you make the top ten?Why Tax Season Is the Time to Repair Your Credit
Think you should put off credit repair? Think again. See why tax season is the best time to start fixing your credit score and working toward a better future.Not All Credit Scores Are Created Equal
FICO may be the most popular credit score but it’s hardly the only. Here’s a look at two other credit scores, Vantage and PLUS.Maximize Your Score With Different Types of Credit
Roughly 10 percent of your credit score weighs the different types of credit to your name. Here’s a look at what they are and how to diversify your credit for the best possible score.Paid Collections Don’t Automatically Get Removed
Many consumers think that if they’ve settled outstanding debt with a collection agency that the record will be wiped from their credit report. It won’t. Here’s why:Why You Shouldn’t Co-Sign on a Loan
Thinking of co-signing on a loan? You might want to think again. While co-signing is done with good intentions, it can be very detrimental to you and creditManaging Credit Through Divorce
Divorces are never easy. They can become even more of a hassle if you’re not smart about managing your credit score and finances.