Category: Credit Cards

Credit Utilization Calculator

Credit utilization is an important term to understand in terms of how it can affect your credit score. Basically, it means how much of the available credit you currently have charged on a credit card (i.e., balance-to-limit ratio). I generally recommend that you keep your credit utilization under …

Orchard Bank Credit Cards Are Not A Scam

I have had about a dozen people ask me if Orchard Bank credit cards are a scam. If you aren’t familiar with Orchard Bank credit cards, they are designed specifically for people with bad or no credit. Orchard Bank (HSBC) offers several types of these cards, such as …