Financial Cents: Posts About Credit
Yes, you can! Your credit score doesn't care about how much money you make, only how much you owe and whether you can pay it back.
Posted on: April 04, 2018
Having a bad credit score can make lots of things, like getting a credit card or buying a car, much more expensive.
Posted on: March 30, 2018
If you can score a good promotional offer, a balance transfer could help supercharge your debt repayment—but it's not risk-free.
Posted on: March 29, 2018
Store credit cards can be useful for building a better payment history, but they're also a really easy way to accumulate more high-interest debt.
Posted on: March 22, 2018
Could the company you keep have a negative effect on your financial health?
Posted on: March 16, 2018
*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