Financial Cents: Posts About Credit
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
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
Want to fix your not-so-great credit score? Well, first you've got to fix your not-so-great financial habits.
Posted on: September 22, 2017
It'll take a lot of planning and dedication but, here are some steps you can take to substantially improve your score.
Posted on: August 25, 2017
In this new episode of How to Money, we tackle credit scores: what they are, how they are created, and how you can keep yours healthy!
Posted on: August 22, 2017
A history of overdrawn accounts and/or bad checks could lead a bank to deny your application for a checking or savings account.
Posted on: August 17, 2017