Monthly Archive:: November 2017

How Eviction Can Affect Your Credit Score

Going through an eviction can be the nadir of financial problems. Losing a job, unpaid medical bills and being hounded by bill collectors can be major life events accompanying an eviction. Being evicted from your home or apartment may be the final financial straw

How to Get the Most Cash Back on Your Credit Card

Using a cash-back credit card can seem pretty simple: Use the card to buy things and you’ll get cash back from your credit card company. Getting that free money of 5 percent or even more on every purchase is easy, but there are some

The Right Way to Ask for a Credit Limit Increase on Your Credit Card

A higher credit limit can come in handy in a number of ways. It can help you pay for something in an emergency, allow you to make large purchases you require, and even improve a credit score. Asking for a higher credit limit, however,

4 Hacks to Never Pay Credit Card Interest Again

Imagine spending $16 more for every $100 purchase. A new pair of shoes, expensive dinner out or just a parking space at a Los Angeles Chargers football game can cost $100. Add $16 to each expense — and we’re not talking taxes — and