Financial Education - Credit

credit report
May 20, 2020

With so many people feeling uncertain about their financial health, the three national credit reporting agencies…

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January 08, 2020

Make 2020 the year to focus on your financial success. Here are some helpful tips to help you start…

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December 26, 2019

If you’re looking back on the holidays with dread because of the extra debt, you’re not alone. Here’s what you can…

man with laptop working on mid-year financial checkup
July 25, 2019

It’s hard to believe, but 2019 is half over. Take a timeout from barbecues and mountain hikes to give yourself a…

Build Good Credit With Your First Credit Card
August 23, 2018

Managing your first credit card is a watershed moment in building a positive credit profile, so it’s important to…

Use Credit Responsibly
August 23, 2018

Believe it or not, if you bury yourself in bad credit debt, it can not only prevent you from buying a home or car,…

Discover Strategies for Students to Build their Credit
August 23, 2018

When you are a young student, it is a perfect time to start building your credit.  A “credit score” measures the…

How to Get a Free Credit Report
August 23, 2018

In compliance with the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (FACT Act), companies such as Equifax,…

Discover How Your Credit Score is Determined
August 23, 2018

Credit Scores, commonly known as FICO score, have standardized the way lenders view credit.  But how is…

Credit Score. Excellent, Average, Poor
August 22, 2018

When you decide to open your first credit card account, every purchase, action or inaction, will move you towards a…