Category: DIY

June 25, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

What is a credit report? Most people already know what a credit report is, but let’s go over the basics real quick just in case. Credit reports are sometimes referred to as “credit files” or…

The post How to Get Your Free Credit Report appeared first on Crediful.

June 25, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

Here’s how you can freeze your credit to avoid fraudulent activity. This is especially important after a hack like the one experienced by Equifax recently.

The post How To Freeze Your Credit After The Equifax Hack appeared first on Bible Money Matters and was written by Peter Anderson. Copyright © Bible Money Matters – please visit biblemoneymatters.com for more great content.

June 25, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

In a recession it’s common for many people to rely on credit cards and loans to balance their finances. It’s the ultimate catch-22 since, during a recession, these financial products can be even harder to qualify for. This holds true, according to historical data from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. It found that […]

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June 25, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

Your credit score is incredibly important. In fact, this number is so influential on various financial aspects of life that it can determine your eligibility to be approved for credit cards, car loans, home mortgages, apartment rentals, and even certain…

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June 25, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

One of the harsh truths of secured loans is that your asset can be repossessed if you fail to make the payments. In the words of the FTC, “your consumer rights may be limited” if you miss your monthly payments, and when that happens, both your financial situation and your bank balance will take a […]

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June 25, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

You go to the doctor for your annual physical to make sure your body’s healthy. But when’s the last time you had a checkup for your financial health? It’s important to know how well you’re managing your money and where you can make changes for the better. Without a regular financial checkup, you might continue […]

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June 24, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

If you have the time or the interest to learn about the world of credit reporting, you’ll find that the industry is full of jargon and acronyms. You may not understand what many of these…

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June 24, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

While credit mistakes aren’t going to be the end of you, they can stay on your credit report longer than you might realize.

The post How Long Will A Negative Event Appear On My Credit Report? appeared first on Bible Money Matters and was written by Peter Anderson. Copyright © Bible Money Matters – please visit biblemoneymatters.com for more great content.

June 24, 2021 Marcus Terry 0 Comments

Depending on the time period in which you were raised, many young children and adolescents had differing opinions (and ideals) about what credit was and how it should or shouldn’t be utilized. While some were privileged enough to understand the…

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