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Establishing Credit

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.

Personal Loans for a 500 Credit Score

June 30, 2020

Is a bad credit loan idea? And can you get one if you have a 500 credit score? Here's everything you need to know about personal loans if you have bad credit. Read more.

Credit Cards for a 500 Credit Score

June 18, 2020

Get the complete guide to credit cards if you have bad credit in the 500-600 credit score range. Read more.

How a Struggling Single Mom Went From Homeless to Homeowner (and Beyond) By Building Credit

June 9, 2020

If Sharita could turn her financial life around, so can you. Learn how she transformed her finances and credit here. Read more.

Length of Credit History — Why It Matters and How It Impacts Your Credit Scores

June 2, 2020

How long you've been using credit impacts your credit score. Learn how, why, and what to do about it in this post. Read more.

Secured Cards: The Credit-Building Credit Card

May 15, 2020

Secured credit cards can be a good option for establishing or rebuilding credit. Learn how they work and whether they're right for you. Read more.

What to Do if You’re Denied a Secured Credit Card

May 5, 2020

If you're denied a secured card, you still have options to build credit. Here's what to know. Read more.

Buying a House with No Credit

May 1, 2020

Without credit, buying a home could be much more difficult, but it's still possible. Here are some options for buying a home with little or no credit. Read more.