Financial Cents: Posts About Credit
*None of these are apples. These are financial tips to help you improve your credit rating. Do not try and use these to make a pie. It won't work.
Posted on: February 13, 2018
We're taking a break from answering your most pressing bad credit-related questions by answering a question you definitely weren't asking.
Posted on: February 09, 2018
Renting with bad credit is tough, but it’s not impossible. Here’s how to score your dream place even when your credit’s a nightmare.
Posted on: January 25, 2018
Getting a copy of your credit report and paying down your balances is a great start, but there’s a lot more you’ll need to do.
Posted on: January 15, 2018
Checking your credit report with TransUnion, Experian, or Equifax is not only free, it's an important first step to getting your finances in order.
Posted on: December 27, 2017
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
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
Learn more about your credit score, credit report, and the best ways to improve your creditworthiness.
Posted on: October 13, 2017
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
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