Your best bet is to skip making this purchase altogether, but some savvy deal searching or shopping refurbished could also work.
Posted on: September 10, 2018
Strategies include becoming an authorized user on someone else's account, getting a cosigner, paying down your outstanding debts and more!
Posted on: August 13, 2018
There's no single definition as to what makes a "bad" credit score—but we can provide some handy signposts to help you decide whether your credit's in trouble.
Posted on: August 09, 2018
Turns out your credit history is a pretty good indicator of how many claims you'll file.
Posted on: August 03, 2018
Pretending like your credit score doesn't matter anymore could seriously tarnish your golden years.
Posted on: July 31, 2018
There's no perfect way to get money fast when you have bad credit, but these four choices can all be a good solution—so long as you're careful.
Posted on: June 29, 2018
If you want to consolidate your debt but you have a lousy credit score, you're going to run into the same problems as you would trying to apply for any other loan.
Posted on: June 27, 2018
Getting sent to prison will make it very hard to repay any money that you owe, and that's going to hurt your credit score.
Posted on: June 19, 2018
Car rental companies see debit cards as a red flag and will likely check your credit before they rent to you.
Posted on: June 14, 2018
While a cash advance won't necessarily show up on your credit report, there are still ways that taking one out could hurt your credit score.
Posted on: June 11, 2018