Thursday, January 15, 2015
Whether you're buying a new car, lots of furniture, or a new home, you'll likely be financing the purchase. Before you even begin looking, it's a great idea to educate yourself on the loan process, ...
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
OK. So you know you’re going to need a new car soon. You’re so excited to begin looking. After a few weeks of research, you’ve found the perfect car for you, so you begin working ...
Friday, September 5, 2014
5 Benefits of Having a Credit Card In today’s world, for many, not having a credit card is almost like not having a fork to eat. It’s an essential. For others, it’s still a big ...
Thursday, August 28, 2014
If you travel via plane at all, then you’ve surely been asked to apply for a credit card to earn free travel miles and flights at least once. In addition, you’ve probably received plenty of ...
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
OK. So we all know using credit cards has become a way of life for many. In fact, between debit cards and credit cards, we rarely have the need to write a check, and with ...
Thursday, July 24, 2014
In our last blog post, What is a FICO Score?, we shared what a credit score is, in addition to the factors that help determine that score. Today we’re going to discuss how you ...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
If you’re looking to obtain credit, then the lender you’re working with will run your credit report in the majority of cases to determine your creditworthiness. The lender will then review your credit score from ...
Thursday, May 29, 2014
In our last post, “Identity Theft and Technology – Part I: Social Media,” we shared some disturbing statistics around the use of social media and how it can increase the likelihood of ...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Being on social media today is as common as the notion you should eat three meals a day. What we often don’t realize, though, is that for every social media platform we’re a part of, ...
Friday, May 9, 2014
Yes, credit matters; unless you're an individual who's figured out a way to pay cash for every single purchase, including the purchase of a home and a new car. Credit is used by financial ...