Know Your Credit Score: New Credit Inquiries

In the final post of this five-part series, we cover your new credit inquiries and how hard checks and softs checks will affect your score differently.

Posted on: October 27, 2017


Know Your Credit Score: Length of Credit History

The length of your credit history is a pretty simple factor to understand. But that doesn't mean it can't affect your score in surprising ways!

Posted on: October 20, 2017


Know Your Credit Score: Credit Mix

Your Credit Mix takes into account what types of credit you have and how many loans or credit cards you have in total.

Posted on: October 12, 2017


Know Your Credit Score: Payment History

In this five-part series, we’re breaking down the five different categories that make up your credit score. Today we’re talking about Payment History.

Posted on: October 06, 2017


Know Your Credit Score: Amounts Owed

Want to know the five different categories of info that make up your credit score? Start right now by learning more about your "amounts owed".

Posted on: September 28, 2017


Opening a Credit Card for Points: Is it Worth it?

The first article in our “Is it Worth It?” series tackles the tough topic of credit card points. Are they worth it?

Posted on: October 07, 2019


Does a Late Rent Payment Affect Your Credit?

Paying rent at the same time each month can be a challenge, especially if your payday schedule doesn't align with your landlord's due date.

Posted on: September 28, 2019


Why Did My Credit Score Drop?

Let’s count it down! Here are five reasons your credit score may have taken a hit.

Posted on: August 14, 2019


Renting When Your Credit Score Won’t Vouch for You

You have low credit, but need a place to live. What else can you do to lock in a lease?

Posted on: August 09, 2019


Can Medical Debt Affect Your Credit?

Unpaid medical bills can end up on your credit report.

Posted on: August 08, 2019