Once you’ve applied for a mortgage, don’t do anything that may impact your credit score.
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Having an emergency fund is one way to help yourself feel and be more financially secure, especially if you’re a homeowner. So how big should that emergency fund be?
There are a lot of different credit card options out there, from basic ones with low APR for rebuilding credit to those with 3 and 5% cash back on purchases.
Did you know it’s National Identity Theft Week? Identity theft can impact pretty much anyone at any stage of life – and sometimes the thief isn’t even interested in your money.
Loans can be tricky. With so many different options, how do you decide which one is right for you? The amount of money you’re borrowing will determine if you need an unsecured or secured loan. What’s the difference? Read on.
Credit card spending can have its disadvantages if you don’t have self-control. It can also have its drawbacks for not using it enough, too.
You want to keep a good credit score or if it’s not the world’s greatest at the moment, you want to make improvements to your habits to make that score higher. Here are some credit card tips for good credit, good habits and more money in your bank account.
Think you’re too young to start planning for retirement? Think again! Check out the many reasons why (and how) you should start saving now!
If financial hardship forced you to choose between your mortgage and your credit card, which would you choose? Our guest contributor, Peter Andrews, reveals the surprising differences between what we say and what we do – and why.
Creditworthiness is important to getting the most out of life, and should be a priority for anyone interested in improving their personal finances. Keep these three things in mind when determining your own credit score.