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How Marriage Can Affect Your Credit Score

How Marriage Can Affect Your Credit Score

Marriage is a union in many ways. Someone’s financial problems that they had before marriage can become part of that union, potentially creating problems for them as a married couple. But the problems may not be as big as you might ...

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How Eviction Can Affect Your Credit Score

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 m...

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How Unpaid Medical Bills Affect Your Credit

How Unpaid Medical Bills Affect Your Credit

The possibility of not being able to pay your medical bill is one of the last things on your mind when you’re at a hospital emergency room. And how that unpaid medical bill could affect your credit score is probably much less of a c...

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How Long Do Hard Inquiries Stay on Your Credit?

How Long Do Hard Inquiries Stay on Your Credit?

There are several important things to understand about credit inquiries and how they affect your credit. The following topics will help you better understand how credit inquiries work and what you can do about them. Table of Content...

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10 Credit Hacks to Improve Your FICO Score

10 Credit Hacks to Improve Your FICO Score

Most of you who have been reading this blog for a while know that I prescribe a very detailed and specific method for improving your credit score quickly. It basically boils down to removing negative items from your credit report an...

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