What's Your Credit Score IQ?
Published:Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:55:00 -0700  
If you want to boost your credit score, you first need to understand a few basics. Do you think you know them? Find out by taking this short quiz....

Can You Get a Mortgage With a Low Credit Score?
Published:Mon, 15 Sep 2014 05:53:35 -0700  
Have credit issues in your past? You still might qualify for a home loan....

How leaving a tiny card balance each month affects credit score
Published:Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0700  
Keeping the balance-to-credit ratio low, paying in full and on time is a better way to get the most from your secured card...

Fix credit score for home-renovation HELOC
Published:Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:08:57 -0700  
Dear Dr. Don, I recently refinanced my house through an adjustable-rate mortgage with an interest rate of 3.25 percent. Before getting the $417,000 loan, the house was appraised for $710,000....

Bad credit? Tips on how you can finance a new car
Published:Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:28:19 -0700  
Unlikely as it seems, you may be able to get a new car loan even if you have bad credit - find out how...

Credit Scams To Watch Out For
Published:Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:04:54 -0700  
More than 30 million people were victims of fraud in 2007. Will you be next?...

How to Get the Best Possible Credit Score
Published:Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:30:45 -0700  
Rick Scherer, vice president and senior mortgage lender of MSA Mortgage, offers homebuyers some advice on getting financial affairs in order before the house hunt begins....

4 Mistakes That Can Kill Your Credit Score
Published:Thu, 11 Sep 2014 05:54:00 -0700  
Your credit score is important, often affecting areas of your life that range from where you live to how much you pay for auto insurance. Just be sure to ask whether this will result in a hard inquiry, so you can make an informed decision....

High-stakes debate over credit reporting for home loans
Published:Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:15:48 -0700  
Congress is beginning what could be an important long-term review of credit reporting and scoring-system practices for home mortgages. But figuring out how to treat everybody fairly could be a challenge....
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What's Your Credit Score IQ?...
Published:Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:55:00 -0700
If you want to boost your credit score, you first need to understand a few basics. Do you think you know them? Find out by taking this short quiz.......
Can You Get a Mortgage With a Low Credi...
Published:Mon, 15 Sep 2014 05:53:35 -0700
Have credit issues in your past? You still might qualify for a home loan.......
How leaving a tiny card balance each mo...
Published:Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0700
Keeping the balance-to-credit ratio low, paying in full and on time is a better way to get the most from your secured card......
Fix credit score for home-renovation HE...
Published:Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:08:57 -0700
Dear Dr. Don, I recently refinanced my house through an adjustable-rate mortgage with an interest rate of 3.25 percent. Before getting the $417,000 loan, the house was appraised f......
Bad credit? Tips on how you can finance...
Published:Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:28:19 -0700
Unlikely as it seems, you may be able to get a new car loan even if you have bad credit - find out how......