Category Finance – Credit Tips

Beware Of Bogus Credit Repair Companies!

So-called “credit repair” companies claim they can remove negative information from credit reports. Advertising as “Credit Advisors,” “Credit Rating Correction Services” or “Credit Consultants,” they trumpet variations on this message: “Turned down because of bad credit? We can help!” Many…

Test Your Credit Score Knowledge

Credit profile, score, assessment: if you’re thinking of taking out a home loan, these are important terms you’ll need to learn more about. What is a credit score? All credit active people have a profile. This is a summary of…

Check Thy Credit, Know Thy Credit

According to the New York Times (2018), “… more people are checking their credit and more are knowledgeable about how the scores work. In a survey about credit scores published this week, 57 percent of adults said they had “obtained…