What Impacts Your Credit Score the Most


Category: topSource: redinewsJan 11th, 2019

These 3 surprising hacks can seriously boost your credit score

Good credit isn’t just about paying your bills on time and keeping your credit card balances low, and outside-the-box hacks can boost your FICO sc.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 16th, 2019 This is how much bad credit affects your mortgage

A loan costs someone with a bad credit score more because of higher interest rates and higher payments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

How to Monitor Your Credit Without Hurting Your Credit Score

Keeping an eye on your credit score can help you better understand what financial actions directly affect your credit, but will it decrease your credit score?Image source: Getty Images......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 13th, 2019

That company promising to fix your credit score? It could be a scam

Credit repair companies typically make you lots of promises that sound really appealing but are mostly empty words. Here's what you nee.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 11th, 2019

How to calculate what credit score you need to get a mortgage for a house

In order to get a mortgage, you need to be able to document your ability to pay it back, and lenders want to see a reasonably good c.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 9th, 2019

Low Score On China’s Social Credit System Blocks Millions From Traveling

China’s controversial social rating system is now starting to take effect. Last year, the country blocked millions of citizens from buying plane or train tickets as a part of punishment under its .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 9th, 2019

11 surprising things that damage your credit score

A seemingly small stumble — such as forgetting to return library books — can cause your credit score to plummet......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 27th, 2019

Looking to buy or rent a home in Northern Virginia? Free expo will show you your options.

TOWN SQUARE | Attendees can expect to learn more about location options, how to prepare financially for buying or renting, how to understand and improve their credit score, and how to improve their home’s energy efficiency to increase affordability......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 26th, 2019

Why Bad Credit Isn’t As Limiting As It Used To Be

Bad credit used to be devastating. A decade ago, if you had a poor or fair credit score, you’d find it nearly impossible to get a reasonable loan, and you might even have trouble getting a job or an .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 21st, 2019

How your personal credit affects your business

Personal credit impacts business.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 19th, 2019

Take a look behind the credit-score numbers game

Dear Liz: I recently got an email from my credit .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 17th, 2019

Love & Money: Your partner’s credit score could reveal red flags that have nothing to do with money

Some single people give a great deal of attention to these three digits......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2019

Hard vs. Soft Credit Inquiries: What"s the Difference?

One kind of credit check will hurt your credit score. The other won't......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 16th, 2019

Does Your Cell Phone Bill Impact Your Credit Score?

Not every bill you pay affects whether your credit score goes up or down. Learn what kind of impact your cell phone bill can have on your credit score......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 15th, 2019

Love & Money: Your partner’s credit score could reveal serious personal issues that have nothing to do with money

Some single people give a great deal of attention to these three digits......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Exclusive: Another fintech looks to lease office space in Oakland

Credit score company Credit Karma is in talks to lease at least 100,000 square feet at 1100 Broadway in Oakland, according to three sources tracking the property......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2019

What Credit Score Do I Need for a Car Loan?

You can get a car loan with an extremely low credit score, but that doesn’t mean it’s a smart financial move.Image source: Getty Images......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 14th, 2019

Are you financially vulnerable? Here are 10 ways to check, including credit score, savings

Can you survive a financial-stress test? Here are 10 (mostly) un.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 8th, 2019

6 ways to keep a stellar credit score in retirement

Debt is on the rise for older Americans, so they also need to keep a sharper eye on their credit scores......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 8th, 2019

How a car wreck can negatively impact your credit score

A car accident can add a few dings to your credit score if you don’t take care of business right away. Buzz60's Sean Do.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 6th, 2019