Dealing With and Repairing Bad Credit

Bad credit can be a burden for otherwise good credit. It may not seem fair at times that financial mistakes in the past can haunt you in the present, but with a little bit of work and some time bad credit can be turned around and repaired.The important thing to... Read More

7 Consumer Credit Laws You Should Know if You are Trying to Repair Your Credit

There are seven consumer credit laws you should be aware when dealing with your credit.1. The Truth in Lending ActThe customer had to be told the true cost of borrowing, so they could figure out exactly what the charges would be. You must be informed, in writing of the finance... Read More

Credit Counseling: Is it Really Necessary?

Not everyone has a positive experience with credit counseling. Potential creditors often frown upon consumers who are going through credit counseling, denying them credit or sticking them with elevated interest rates on new lines of credit.Some consumers, who have found themselves in this situation due to credit counseling, would tell... Read More

Like It Or Not, You Have A Score To Settle!

Like It Or Not, You Have A Score To Settle! (Part 1 of 2 on Credit Scoring)Just when most people finish with school and can stop worrying about test scores, there's a new kind of scoring that enters the picture. It's called credit scoring. And, its impact on your financial... Read More

What To Look For In A Credit Card

When you are deciding what type of credit card to get it is important to compare credit cards to each other and find the best deal for you. There are a variety of different credit cards available, from low interest cards, cash back cards and even reward credit cards, it's... Read More

How To Save Money On Credit Cards

Some credit cards offer a cash advance option. But how good a deal is this?Not very. In fact, it can be downright expensive.Why?Because every time you use your credit card to withdraw case, more fees kick in:Cash advances can carry an upfront fee of 2 percent to 4 percent of... Read More

The Next Person With Credit Problems Got Their First Credit Card Today!

One of the focus areas of my information is the absolute necessity of changing the way a person thinks about money and debt while in the process of repairing their credit. I have seen cases where a couple will work really hard for months, and finally get their credit report... Read More

Which Business Credit Cards with Reward are the Best?

Thinking of applying for a credit card with a reward program to help you and your business? Here is a brief guide to some of the best programs on the internet.The Platinum Business Credit Card with rewards from American Express is a great offer. It has a introductory 0% APR,... Read More

Ethical Finance: Who Benefits From Our Spending?

On one hand consumers are being universally criticised for running up significant amounts of debt on credit cards, yet conversely many companies are capitalising on the growing credit card debt, from charities and political organisations to football clubs, the Association of Surgeons and somewhat ironically ActionAid, an international development agency... Read More

Stop Credit Card Offers

You can stop receiving credit card offers in the mail! It's really easy to do - just phone 1-888-567-8688 and follow the prompts and provide the requested information including Social Security number, date of birth, etc.Do this for every adult member of your household, including college students. Your "opt-out" status... Read More

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Credit Repair Companies and Credit Counseling

Let's be crystal clear, right up front. Paying someone to... Read More

Manage Your Credit Wisely

Getting your first credit card is a big deal and... Read More

How To Choose Your Credit Card Application

The articles and tips provided on this site are intended... Read More

Its Your Credit - Take Care of It!

Thanks to the Fair and Accurate Credit Act, American consumers... Read More

Warning: Todays Non Profit Credit Counselors Are Yesterdays Bill Collectors!

Here's a dirty secret, today's "non profit credit counselors" are... Read More

Practical Suggestions for Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft

It's no surprise that thousands of Americans are victimized by... Read More

Credit Suicide

Few things influence the home buying process more than your... Read More

Bad Credit Credit Cards

Chances are you've gotten your share of offers like this... Read More

Credit Trap: What They Dont Tell You About Credit Cards In College

In industrialized nations, going into debt starts early. It's easy... Read More

Compare Credit Card Offers and Reward Yourself

Here's a simple system on how to pay zero interest... Read More

Free Credit Reports - How to Maintain Your Credit Profile

Maintaining your Credit ProfileEvery consumer should be maintaining their credit... Read More

Credit Report ? Watch Out for Parking Tickets

The economic downturn of the last five years has affected... Read More

Good Credit is King, When Qualifying for Mortgage Programs

If you want to purchase a new home or refinance... Read More

Which Citi Mastercard Is Right For You?

You've decided to apply for a Citi MasterCard, but with... Read More

Credit Cards

Credit cards are a form of unsecured credit. The issuer... Read More

How to Dispute Credit Report Errors

Your credit report--a type of consumer report--contains information about where... Read More

Opting For A Credit Card? Check Out Certain Terms

You've just received a "pre-approved" credit card offer in your... Read More

Tips for Choosing a Credit Card Company

Credit Cards are essential for any consumer today. However, when... Read More

Are You The Only One Using Your Name?

Identity theft has become an epidemic. Millions and millions of... Read More

Repairing Your Credit Score and Clearing Derogatory Marks on Your Credit Report

Raising your credit score can be a fairly simple and... Read More

Credit Cards For People With Bad Credit Scores

Sometimes life lands you in a situation that causes your... Read More

Balance Transfers Can Help You Stop Putting Money Down The Drain!

As you probably know, interest rates are at all time... Read More

A Summary of the Fair Credit Reporting Act

This summary of the Fair Credit Reporting Act will explain... Read More

Special Credit Information for Married Couples

If you are married, establish separate credit accounts.Try to finance... Read More

Credit Card Benefits and Drawbacks

Credit cards have both benefits and drawbacks. It is wise... Read More

Preventing Credit Card Mess

Credit card debts problem is extremely common today. It is... Read More

Bad Credit? No Credit? Yeah, Its a Problem.

Many companies use the slogan "Bad Credit? No Credit? No... Read More

Commercial Collections And Credit Granting

It is estimated that billions of dollars in delinquent commercial... Read More

Free Credit Report ? Watch Out for Scams

Many people may still not be aware of an amendment... Read More

Credit Report And Correction Techniques

The three major credit bureaus, Experian, Equifax and Trans Union... Read More

Credit Report Secrets: Do You Know What They Reveal?

If you've ever applied for a credit card or loan,... Read More

How a Credit Card Can Be Your Friend

We have all heard countless stories of people over their... Read More

SuperCharged Secret 2, Credit Card Utopia

INTEREST BEWARE, THERE'S SAFETY IN NUMBERS!Note: The following is part... Read More