Credit Score

  1. Credit Card Arbitrage: Free Money Or Dangerous ...

    Credit Card Arbitrage: Free Money Or Dangerous ...

    Credit card arbitrage is a way to make some money, but it's a major gamble with devastating ...
  2. Credit Scams To Watch Out For

    Credit Scams To Watch Out For

    More than 30 million people were victims of fraud in 2007. Will you be next?
  3. FICO Or FAKO? The Limitations of Free Credit ...

    FICO Or FAKO? The Limitations of Free Credit ...

    There's something you should know about the scores you get from free credit scoring ...
  4. Top Websites For Checking Your Credit Scores

    Top Websites For Checking Your Credit Scores

    You've probably seen spammy ads offering the opportunity to check your credit score ...
  5. New Credit Scoring Forgives Small Debt

    New Credit Scoring Forgives Small Debt

    FICO 08 means that certain types of old debt won't affect your credit score, but ...
  6. How An Insurance Company Determines Your Premiums

    How An Insurance Company Determines Your Premiums

    Find out how insurers use credit history to build an insurance score and how it could ...
  1. Does my debt-to-income (DTI) ratio affect my credit score?

    Though closely related, your debt-to-income ratio doesn't affect your credit score as directly as you might think.
  2. What counts as "debts" and "income" when calculating my debt-to-income (DTI) ratio?

    It's important to know your debt-to-income ratio because it's the figure lenders use to measure your ability to repay the ...
  3. Will getting a student loan deferral hurt my credit score?

    You may not be able to afford to pay your student loans, but the long-term consequence to your credit score be disastrous.
  4. How does bouncing a check affect my credit score?

    Learn the many indirect effects on your credit score when you bounce a check.
  1. 7 Tips To Bounce Back From A Credit Score Disaster

    7 Tips To Bounce Back From A Credit Score Disaster

    Find out how to repair bad credit in seven simple steps.
  2. 5 Ways Your Partner Can Ruin Your Credit

    5 Ways Your Partner Can Ruin Your Credit

    Financial disagreement is one of the top reasons couples split, and often after one ...
  3. 5 Keys To Unlocking A Better Credit Score

    5 Keys To Unlocking A Better Credit Score

    A better credit score can open your opportunities for building a business, owning ...
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