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How to Fix a Credit Report Error

Tweet That information is bought by companies and can have a profound impact on whether you get new credit, are approved to lease an apartment or even qualify for a

Consumer Tips

How to Obtain a Credit Card Credit Line Increase

It is possible to get a credit line increase for your credit card. Your current credit card may offer a small credit line, making it difficult for you to make larger purchases.

Consumer Financing

How to Improve Your Bad Credit Score

Your credit score can make or break you, denying you new credit and even keeping you from getting that new job.

Credit Cards

Bad Credit and Your New Car Lease

Leasing a new car is an option to financing, with both paths requiring consumers to have the means to get the vehicle. Those “means” include employment as well as an acceptable credit history required for approval.

Credit Cards

7 Credit Card Tips For Smart Consumers

When shopping for a new credit card it is important to keep a few things in mind. Opening up a new account can affect your credit and how you manage that credit can impact your credit score.

Consumer Financing

How to Vanquish the Credit Card Debt Monster

Too many consumers are consumed by debt, usually credit card balances that never seem to go away.

Debt Management

The Impact of Personal Bankruptcy on Your Credit

Your credit score will be affected if you file for personal bankruptcy, one of the repercussions of discharging at least some of your debt.

Credit Management

VantageScore 3.0 Impacts Both Lenders and Borrowers

For years the most influential credit score ratings have come from three major companies: Experian, TransUnion and Equifax. They have been the main sources for lenders, when deciding who to lend money to and the terms in which the loans will be given.

Loans

Personal Loans and Borrowing Limitations

A personal loan can be used for a variety of reasons and can be obtained through many banks and credit unions. Most lenders have a minimum amount that they will lend with a maximum amount in place too.

Credit Management

Credit Repair Attorney Considerations

You are in a heap of financial trouble and there is clearly no easy way out. One option is to file for personal bankruptcy, but this will leave your credit trashed and your good name tarnished.

Credit Repair

Consumer Credit Repair Done Right

There are two ways to repair your damaged credit. One way involves employing suspect methods where you attempt to convince creditors that you deserve a better rating, while the other way involves a concerted and long-term initiative to enhance your credit standing.

Credit Management

What Your Credit Agency May Promise You

Tweet When bad credit comes a-calling, you may find yourself tempted to employ the services of a credit repair agency to remedy your problems. Certainly, some credit repair agencies are