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News Tagged - 'credit score'

Who to Believe When it Comes to Credit Report Mistakes?

The 60 Minutes report on credit reporting and the three big bureaus earlier this year uncovered a host of problems. How to decipher the double talk and get into the details.

Wells Fargo Home Rebate Card Rewards Program

May 30, 2013

Is Wells Fargo trying to offset some of the bad publicity it’s received in recent months? It just announced a milestone with its rewards credit card for mortgage holders.

3 Money Trends That May Affect You

March 28, 2013

The recession has resulted in new credit scoring models and borrowing options.

Recognizing Overspending

December 21, 2012

Take a deep breath and remove the blinders. It’s time to come clean with yourself over your spending habits and credit card balances.

New Lenders: Pawnshops

October 31, 2012

We’ve suspected it; after all, there are so many Americans who are struggling financially and who no longer have access to traditional financial products like checking accounts and credit cards. Now, though, we’ve confirmed what we’ve suspected for months: more …

Recovering From and Avoiding Big Summer Debt

September 20, 2012

As the summer travel season comes to a close many have to prepare their fall finances to pay for their vernal excursions. Here are a few tips for dealing with summer debt.

5 Things You Should Know Before Buying A House In This Market

September 11, 2012

The housing market right now seems like a place fettered with possibility. While this is mostly true, many people do not realize the dangers in buying a home right now.

So Just What Kind of Credit Scores Do You Need?

August 10, 2012

What kind of credit score would qualify you for the Visa Black card or the American Express Gold Card? Here’s the low down on credit scores.

Your Credit Scoring Questions Answered

August 1, 2012

Not sure how your credit scores are calculated or why you’re approved for one loan but declined for another? Here are some answers to those tough questions.

Credit Scores Determine Insurance Premiums

July 30, 2012

Insurance companies use intricate formulas to determine an applicant’s monthly premium, just as banks and credit card companies do when they’re deciding who’s approved and who’s declined.