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Does Checking Your Credit Score Lower It?

April 15, 2021

If you're wondering whether checking your own credit score will make it drop, rest assured. Checking your own credit report has no impact on your credit score. Learn why and what does impact your score. Read more.

How Fast Will a Car Loan Raise My Credit Score?

April 8, 2021

How quickly a car loan will raise your credit score depends on how well you manage your payments, and what else is going on in your credit history. Read on to learn how a car loan affects your credit. Read more.

Does Refinancing a Car Hurt Your Credit?

April 7, 2021

Before refinancing your car, make sure you understand the impact of refinancing on your credit history. Read on to learn if refinancing a car hurts your credit score. Read more.

Credit Report vs. Credit Score: What’s the Difference?

March 10, 2021

Credit reports and credit scores are often confused. Keep reading to learn more about the differences between a credit report vs credit score! Read more.

How to Buy a House with Low Income

February 16, 2021

How you can afford a home if you’re in a lower income bracket? There are a variety of ways prospective homebuyers with a modest gross monthly income — but good credit — can purchase a home. There are even ways to buy a home with no credit at all. Read more.

Low-Income Internet Access and Assistance

February 2, 2021

If internet access isn't in your budget, there are government or nonprofit programs that can help you get connected at discounted rates. Read more.

How to Pay Credit Card Bills Online

January 26, 2021

Learn how to pay your credit card bill online, including how much to pay and when. Read more.

The Complete Guide to Getting a Cell Phone with Bad Credit (500 Credit Score)

January 5, 2021

Here are some options for getting a cell phone with bad credit. Read more.