Turned Down For Credit With a Good Score? Here’s Why

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Turned Down For Credit With a Good Score? Here’s Why
Turned Down For Credit With a Good Score? Here’s Why Rachel Thu, 02/08/2018 – 08:01 Turned down for credit? Image by Isaiah Rustad via Unsplash There is more to being approved for financing and lines of credit than just your credit score, although your credit score is first and foremost. Depending on the type of credit you’re […]
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Your Credit Score Matters – Here’s Why

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Your Credit Score Matters – Here’s Why
Your Credit Score Matters – Here’s Why Rachel Thu, 02/01/2018 – 09:25 It’s time to improve your credit score Image by Fab Lentz via Unsplash Like it or not, your credit score is an all-important number. During your life, the ability to use credit for key purchases can greatly impact your quality of life. Your credit score is […]
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Credit Score

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Credit Score
Adam discusses how to change your credit score with member service representative Rachel.
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How to boost your credit score

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How to boost your credit score
There are many ways to boost your credit score, but prioritizing which debts to pay down first can make a difference. … And because student debt is not dischargeable in bankruptcy, your wages could be garnished if you don't pay up. The fact that you …
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Shred sensitive documents today

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Shred sensitive documents today
… various agencies, as well as a checklist of tasks to help minimize the damage from identity theft and protect victims from further loss. Find the resource guide and more information on how to protect yourself from identity theft at https://tn.gov …
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Free credit monitoring for jail inmates due to error

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Free credit monitoring for jail inmates due to error
(AP) — Dozens of inmates at a northern Wisconsin jail are eligible for free credit monitoring because their personal information was accidentally posted online. Vilas County sheriff's officials say the Social Security numbers and other personal …
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Tax Tip: Scam calls and emails using IRS as bait persist

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Tax Tip: Scam calls and emails using IRS as bait persist
A tax tip from IRS.gov. Scams using the IRS as a lure continue. They take many different forms. The most common scams are phone calls and emails from thieves who pretend to be from the IRS. They use the IRS name, logo or a fake website to try to steal …
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When cheating on your credit card is a good idea

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When cheating on your credit card is a good idea
… remained steady at slightly more than $5,000 over the past several years, "originations continue to be a key driver of growth for the credit card industry," said Ezra Becker, a vice president of research and consulting at the credit monitoring firm …
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Attorneys, courts feel drop in bankruptcy filings

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Attorneys, courts feel drop in bankruptcy filings
Chief Judge Robyn Moberly of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Indiana remembered the high caseload required the court staff of about 75 to work at a maddening pace that could not be sustained long-term. Although the amount of work …
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Protect your identity, return prescription drugs

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Protect your identity, return prescription drugs
Protect yourself from identity theft while you protect the environment. It's free and easy. Everyone is invited to bring documents, papers and cardboard waste and drugs for disposal to Sanitary District from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 18. Confidential …
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We Need To Do More To Guard Against Identity Theft

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We Need To Do More To Guard Against Identity Theft
Northwest Iowa — Most people think about protecting themselves from identity theft, but most don't get around to doing anything to protect themselves. A financial advisor says you can — and should — do more to protect yourself from identity theft.
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Santa's Credit Score Is Probably Better Than Yours

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Santa's Credit Score Is Probably Better Than Yours
Credit scoring company FICO had a little holiday fun and made a credit profile for jolly old Saint Nick. Based on the credit info FICO plugged into one of its algorithms, Santa has a 757 FICO score, well above the U.S. average of 695, per a news release.
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How to get free credit monitoring following Georgia voter data breach

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How to get free credit monitoring following Georgia voter data breach
The Georgia Secretary of State's office released a report Dec. 15 detailing their investigation into the leak which led to discs containing social security numbers, names, and birthdays. They said information regarding credit monitoring was forthcoming …
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How you can protect yourself from identity theft

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How you can protect yourself from identity theft
YOU'RE going through your online banking history and your heart sinks. There's a weird transaction here you don't remember making. Because there's no way you spent $1.36 with some web hosting company in France? Right? You call the bank and they tell …
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Founder of Pink Hope Urges Women To Assess Their Cancer Risk

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Founder of Pink Hope Urges Women To Assess Their Cancer Risk
Founder of Pink Hope Urges Women To Assess Their Cancer Risk Krystal Barter with Pink Hope ambassador Ash Hart at the launch of Bright Pink Lipstick Day at Kirribilli House on September 10. Photo: Lara Milenko …
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How to Rent an Apartment Even if You Have Bad Credit

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How to Rent an Apartment Even if You Have Bad Credit
Even if you have the income to pay for the apartment, you could still be refused if your credit score is too low. Here's how to get an … King said she paid one years' rent upfront when she was rebuilding her credit after a bankruptcy. If a years …
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What kids need to know about money — at every age

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What kids need to know about money — at every age
… an annual percentage rate, and why do rates fluctuate based on changes in the market? 8. How to avoid getting charged interest on credit card purchases. 9. What is a credit score, and why does it matter? 10. What is an insurance premium, and why do …
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Experian lights the way for Financial Literacy Month, providing resources to …

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Experian lights the way for Financial Literacy Month, providing resources to …
April 8: How to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft featuring Experian's public-education experts Rod Griffin and Becky Frost. April 15: How to Rebuild and Raise Your Credit Scores with Jeanne Kelly, journalist and nationally recognized voice in …
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Learning to Speak Financial Products and Services

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Learning to Speak Financial Products and Services
Ask CFPB translates the jargon into clear definitions. You can get answers to questions like, “What is a credit report?” or “What is a reverse mortgage?” Explanations: Financial products can include many complicated terms and features, and it can be …
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Learn to protect yourself from identity theft

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Learn to protect yourself from identity theft
The Collier County Identity Theft Task Force invites the public to its next presentation from 10-11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 6, in the Community Room at the Naples Daily News. Attendance is limited to 150 people. A panel of experts will advise how to avoid …
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How to improve your credit rating: The facts and myths about getting the best …

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How to improve your credit rating: The facts and myths about getting the best …
Tough times mean banks are getting meaner and stricter about who they are prepared to lend to. It's more vital than ever that you check your credit record, understand what affects your credit score and then get it as squeaky clean as possible. That …
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OPM, DOD announce identity theft protection and credit monitoring

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OPM, DOD announce identity theft protection and credit monitoring
ID Experts will provide all impacted individuals and their dependent minor children (under the age of 18 as of July 1, 2015) with credit monitoring, identity monitoring, identity theft insurance, and identity restoration services for a period of three …
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All About Credit Utilization

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All About Credit Utilization
All About Credit Utilization When it comes to credit reports and credit scores, the term “credit utilization” is a popular yet mysterious term that is thrown around frequently. If you have spent much time reading about credit, you probably have at …
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What's the Difference Between Debt Settlement & Debt Consolidation?

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What's the Difference Between Debt Settlement & Debt Consolidation?
If you're struggling with debt, it's easy to wind up feeling overwhelmed, stressed out or just all-around downtrodden. Luckily, there are methods of debt relief available to folks who are finding it hard to stay on top of their finances. Two of the …
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I.D. Alert: Which identity theft protection service should I buy?

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I.D. Alert: Which identity theft protection service should I buy?
That is easy. Ask them one simple question “what will you do for me when I become a victim of identity theft?” Most companies try to lure you by offering credit monitoring. But all credit monitoring does is tell you there is a problem. It does not fix …
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Understanding Credit Reports And Scores

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Understanding Credit Reports And Scores
What Is a Credit Report and Why Is It Important? – Many businesses pull your credit report to see whether to approve or deny various; … report while low credit scores indicate the presence of negative information. … Credit Reports · Here's How to …
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