Yearly Archive:: 2012

5 Amazingly Simple Techniques to Optimize Your Credit Score

Forget maxing out your credit cards, here are some easy techniques anyone can use to max out your credit score. Most of these techniques can be used by those who have both good and bad credit. I recommend that you try to do as

3 Surprising Tactics Rich People Use To Grow Their Money

Let’s be honest, most of us daydream about what we would do if we were rich. We imagine doing stuff like quitting our jobs, buying a boat, and spending the rest of our lives sailing around the world. It brings a certain satisfaction dreaming

$25 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway – Share Your Credit Story

Over the years I’ve had lots of readers share with me their personal story towards better credit. I thought it would be awesome to feature some of these stories on Better Credit Blog to provide inspiration to others (some of these stories are simply

Does Your Credit Score Affect Your Self Worth?

I got online today after an awesome vacation in the Caribbean with my wife to find my February statement from TransUnion in my inbox. In February I finally met my longterm credit score goal of 775. Wow… it was sort of a shock. Don’t

How To Build Credit When You Don’t Have Any

There is a lot of outdated crap on the internet about how to build credit when you don’t have any and I’m tired of hearing the same stuff over and over. I’m going to tell you the best way to build credit. It’s actually

3 Tactics To Get A Collection Removed From Your Credit Report

I wrote a post awhile back on how to remove late payments from your credit report and it was insanely popular. There are also some great tactics for getting a collection removed that I wanted to share with you. 1. Carefully look for ANY