Credit Score

There are several different types of credit scores out there. Different Types of Credit Scores & Why They Matter
September 17, 2020
You may have dozens of credit scores. Here's why... Read more.
Here's how Karthic built credit as a new immigrant to the U.S. How Self Employee Karthic Built Credit as a New Immigrant
September 10, 2020
Here's how Karthic built credit from scratch as a new immigrant to the U.S. Read more.
Parent giving their teen a credit card. How to Build Credit at 17
September 1, 2020
Here's how to help yourself, or your child, start building credit before turning 18. Read more.
Two different house loans side by sideFHA vs. Conventional Loans for Mortgages
August 25, 2020
How will you finance your home? There are several options. In this post, we break down 2 of them – conventional loans and FHA loans. Read more.
Here's what student loan forbearance means and what to know about it during uncertain financial times...How Does Student Loan Forbearance Affect Credit Scores?
August 13, 2020
College students are graduating with more student loan debt than ever. While forbearance might offer some relief, make sure you understand the impact it could have on your finances. Read more.
David C. shares about building his credit. Building Credit with Gamer & YouTuber David C.
July 21, 2020
For YouTuber David C., the solution was simple, though not easy. "You can't buy your way to good credit," he says. Learn how he transformed his credit. Read more.
Bad credit could lead you to being denied. What is a subprime credit score?
July 14, 2020
Learn what subprime credit means, and what you can do about it. Read more.
Destney J. built her credit from scratch with Self. Building Credit From Scratch with College Student Destney J.
July 9, 2020
Have trouble gaining access to credit for the first time? You're not alone. Learn how Destney overcame that same problem and worked her way to good credit. Read more.