Personal Finance Blog

7 Possible Credit Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

July 18, 2019

Keep your focus on these common credit pitfalls to avoid them in your own personal finances. Read more.

Fixing Errors on Your Credit Report (By Yourself, For Free)

July 16, 2019

You don't need to hire credit repair, you can fix errors on your credit score by yourself. Here's how. Read more.

Mastering Your Debt Management in the Military

July 11, 2019

When you serve in the military, debt management matters, since too much debt could impact your security clearance and career. Here's what you need to know about managing debt in the military. Read more.

FICO vs. VantageScore: What's the Difference?

July 9, 2019

The two major credit scoring models are FICO and VantageScore. But what's the difference, and what impacts your credit score most? Find out here. Read more.

The Benefits of Using Credit

July 3, 2019

Credit can be a powerful tool – if used properly. Learn how credit could help you. Read more.

How Money Market Accounts and Credit Builder Loans Could Help You Strengthen Your Credit Score

July 2, 2019

Both money market accounts and credit builder loans can help you maximize your savings. Here's how. Read more.

How Long Does It Take To Build Credit?

June 28, 2019

How long does it take to build credit? Learn what it takes to build credit – starting today. Read more.

International Credit Reporting: The United States vs. United Kingdom

June 28, 2019

Moving from the UK to the US? Here's what you need to know about credit. Read more.