Our content is free because we earn a commission when you click or make a purchase from links on our site. Learn more about how we make money.

Disputing

Remove Late Payments From Your Credit Report

Read More

Latest in Credit


All Articles about Credit


What Your Credit Score Range Means

What Your Credit Score Range Means

My credit repair journey started when I had a credit score in the 530s. I couldn’t get a credit card, let alone a mortgage loan. That’s when I said enough is enough and set out to learn everything I could about improving...

Read More

Goodwill Letter / Forgiveness Removal Letter

Goodwill Letter / Forgiveness Removal Letter

For older collections and late payments, one of the most successful ways to get an item removed from your credit report is to simply ask the original creditor or collection agency to do so. Note: Goodwill letters are meant to be per...

Read More

Credit Repair Resources

Credit Repair Resources

In your journey to repair your credit, here are some quick links you will want to bookmark to save for a later date if you need them: Credit Repair Resources to Bookmark Credit Repair Companies Lexington Law Credit Repair – If...

Read More

Remove Late Payments From Your Credit Report

Remove Late Payments From Your Credit Report

Late payments can be a big deal. They count significantly toward your FICO score calculation which so many lenders check when you apply for a loan. However, in my experience, it’s really not that difficult to get late payments remov...

Read More

6 Most Common Credit Myths

6 Most Common Credit Myths

One of the first things I quickly discovered when I began the process of fixing my credit was that many of the things I had heard about credit were completely false. Common Credit Myths Here is a list of the most common myths about ...

Read More

How to Remove Collections From Your Credit Report

How to Remove Collections From Your Credit Report

In my experience, it is possible to remove collections accounts from your credit report. A collection entry on your credit report will lower your credit score. Often, a collection account will keep you from getting a mortgage or aut...

Read More

Meet the Experts

BetterCreditBlog.org’s staff of editorial writers have spent hundreds of hours conducting research, interviewing industry experts, and reviewing the products and services out there to help inform and educate our readers.

Learn More About Our Team