The fallout of bad credit can extend beyond your finances. From keeping the lights on to making a phone call — it may complicate a lot of things in life.
By comparing financial info a decade after heading into the Great Recession, Experian’s latest report can be a source of good money management tips.
If you notice there’s an error on your credit report, you’ll want to deal with it as soon as possible.
If identity thieves find your personal information, they may take your credit score for a ride — which may make it harder to get a line of credit in an emergency.
Navigate your next credit report with ease by learning how FICO and VantageScore calculate your score.
These frightening facts about credit have real-life financial consequences scarier than any ghost story. Read them only if you dare!
Part of managing your credit well is knowing how different credit checks may affect your score.
Like finding a stain in an otherwise pristine piece of linen, seeing a derogatory mark on your credit report can be frustrating.