Credit Cards

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.

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 Many Credit Cards Should You Have – Really?

June 13, 2019

There are all sorts of opinions about how many credit cards is the "ideal number." Here's the truth about those estimates, when it comes to your credit. Read more.

Intro to Credit Course

June 5, 2019

Learn the basics of credit in this introductory course. Read more.

5 Best Secured Credit Cards

May 22, 2019

Credit card expert Jason Steele walks you through his picks for the 5 best secured credit cards for building your credit. Read more.

Credit Builder Loan vs. Personal Loan - What's the Difference?

May 16, 2019

They might sound similar, but there are some key differences between credit builder loans and personal loans. Here's how to tell them apart, and how to decide which might be right for you. Read more.

How Credit Card Companies can Garnish Wages (and What to do About it)

May 7, 2019

Not only do delinquent credit card payments negatively impact your credit score, they could impact your paycheck. Here's how. Read more.

How Closed Accounts Affect Your Credit Report

May 2, 2019

Closing a credit card account or loan account is a complex decision. Before you close any account, make sure to understand how it will influence your credit score going forward. Here’s a rundown to help you out. Read more.