6 Large Companies That Do Subprime Lending
Published:Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:09:05 -0700  
For home buyers who have a solid credit score and other favorable financials, getting approval for a home mortgage loan is relatively easy. For buyers who have less than attractive financials, however, ......

Have You Outgrown Your Credit Card?
Published:Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:53:00 -0700  
For example, there's a strong possibility that you've outgrown your credit card -- and don't even realize it. Moving to a new area is a great time to take a look at your regular credit card and decide if it's still the best one for you. Of course, you want to use a credit card that provides primo rewards on your spending, so it might be time to switch cards. For instance, if you moved from a ......

Why You Shouldn't Get Too Excited About the New FICO Score... Yet
Published:Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:00:56 -0700  
For consumers with collection accounts on their credit reports, FICO Score 9 can’t come fast enough. But how soon will consumers really see the changes?...

What Do Credit Score Ranges Mean?
Published:Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:33:17 -0700  
Take a closer look at what credit scores in each range mean for your financial future....

How I Built an Excellent Credit Score By My Early 20s
Published:Thu, 07 Aug 2014 05:23:00 -0700  
I was 22 when I checked my credit score for the first time. To be honest, I didn't particularly want to (because I was nervous), but I had just started working at Credit Karma, a free credit score site, and figured I should probably brush up on my credit knowledge. Before I began working, I didn't know what factors went into credit scores or what could hurt or help my score -- I just knew I ......

Piedmont CA Real Estate Agent Broker Anian Tunney Comments on Credit Score Requirements for Mortgages
Published:Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:03:43 -0700  
Anian Tunney, Piedmont CA real estate agent broker, weighs in on why new mortgages require such high credit scores. (PRWeb August 19, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12103296.htm...

Don't expect big score boost when unpaid debt falls off credit report
Published:Thu, 14 Aug 2014 05:00:00 -0700  
Is an old debt, charged off seven years ago, finally falling off your credit report? Sorry, but there's not likely to be a big rise in your score. It could even fall...

Baby Boomers Most Likely to Neglect Credit, According to WisePiggy.com Survey
Published:Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:59:36 -0700  
A new survey from WisePiggy.com shows that Americans – particularly baby boomers – don’t check their credit score enough and are not taking action to improve those scores. (PRWeb August 18, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12100899.htm...

Wonkblog: Your credit score could go up without you lifting a finger
Published:Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:26:18 -0700  
A new version of the FICO score will no longer factor in past-due payments that have already been made or give medical debt as much weight....
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6 Large Companies That Do Subprime Lend...
Published:Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:09:05 -0700
For home buyers who have a solid credit score and other favorable financials, getting approval for a home mortgage loan is relatively easy. For buyers who have less than attractiv......
Have You Outgrown Your Credit Card?...
Published:Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:53:00 -0700
For example, there's a strong possibility that you've outgrown your credit card -- and don't even realize it. Moving to a new area is a great time to take a look at yo......
Why You Shouldn't Get Too Excited A...
Published:Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:00:56 -0700
For consumers with collection accounts on their credit reports, FICO Score 9 can’t come fast enough. But how soon will consumers really see the changes?......
What Do Credit Score Ranges Mean?...
Published:Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:33:17 -0700
Take a closer look at what credit scores in each range mean for your financial future.......
How I Built an Excellent Credit Score B...
Published:Thu, 07 Aug 2014 05:23:00 -0700
I was 22 when I checked my credit score for the first time. To be honest, I didn't particularly want to (because I was nervous), but I had just started working at Credit Karma......