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How to Get Your First Credit Card

How to Get Your First Credit Card

When you get your first credit card, one of two things can happen: You could keep your new credit card’s balance paid down and make on-time payments month after month to build credit. Or you can spend up to the credit limit and then...

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How to Get a Car Loan

How to Get a Car Loan

If you’re in the market to buy a vehicle, a car loan is one option for financing your purchase. Here, we’ll cover the steps you need to take for a successful application and what you need to know about your credit score when applyin...

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How to Build Credit as a College Student

How to Build Credit as a College Student

Knowing how to build credit as a college student is one of the best financial moves you can make. Having good credit allows them to qualify for loans, rental applications, auto insurance, phone plans and can help them get a job. Imp...

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How To Build Credit When You Have None

How To Build Credit When You Have None

You can find a lot of bad information online about how to build credit history when you’ve never used any credit before. I’d like to tell you the best ways to start building credit. Building credit the right way takes a ...

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How to Write a Bankruptcy Explanation Letter

How to Write a Bankruptcy Explanation Letter

More than three-quarters of a million people file for bankruptcy each year in the US. And since bankruptcy can stay on your credit report for up to 10 years, that means there are at least 7.5 million people showing one each time the...

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