19,178 Identity Theft Victims Per Day - Are You One Of Them?

Identity theft statistics are shocking. And we are told that it will only become worse,... Read More

Credit Damage: Getting Compensated for Your Loss

Until recently lawyers for victims of credit damage had little possibility to collect for damages... Read More

3 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score by 50 Points In Less Than 30 Days

In Less Than 30 Days. "What can you do to increase that set of three... Read More

To Repair Credit Is No longer Satisfactory - Learn How To Earn A Millionaires Credit In 30 Days...

To repair your bad credit does not necessarily mean that you now have a good... Read More

4 Steps to Creating Good Credit

As a consumer you've learned the importance of establishing a good credit rating with your... Read More

Beware of Falling Minimum Payments

If you opened a credit card statement recently and were pleasantly surprised to find that... Read More

Convenience Can Be Costly

You've just opened your credit card bill and attached to your statement you find a... Read More

Credit Repair Scams

"Erase Bad Debt !""Remove Negative Items From Your Credit Report"You've probably seen these headlines and... Read More

Debit Card vs. Credit Card, What Are The Differences ?

Ah, the "good old days". If you are a baby boomer, like me, then you... Read More

How Healthy Is Your Credit

There's only one way to discover the "health" of your credit. You need to examine... Read More

Top 5 Credit Misconceptions

We have all heard the rumors?from neighbors, relatives or friends. There are a wide variety... Read More

Your Guide On Choosing a Credit Card To Suit You

Reach into your wallet or purse, pull out a card, swipe, and you're done. It... Read More

4 Steps You Can Take If Your Online Credit Card Application Has Been Refused

Help! I've Been Turned DownYou received an envelope in the mail with a great offer... Read More

7 Surefire Ways To Repair Bad Credit

Do you have a poor credit rating? If so, you are one of tens of... Read More

5 Surefire Ways To Eliminate Credit Card Debt

Do you have enormous credit card debt? You are certainly not alone. According to research,... Read More

The Easy Way To Gain Access To Your Free Online Credit Report

When you apply for credit, those lending you the money want to know if you... Read More

Good Credit is King, When Qualifying for Mortgage Programs

If you want to purchase a new home or refinance your current mortgage, be sure... Read More

14 Common Credit Mistakes

Establishing credit and wisely managing your credit becomes easier when you know how. You'll feel... Read More

10 Step Credit Repair Guide

The process of clearing credit can be laborious and frustrating, but your efforts will be... Read More

New Credit Advice: Dont Pay off Those Credit Cards!

Credit needed for real estate mortgage financing differs from credit needed for consumer loans. If... Read More

How to Get Credit Reporting Agencies to Help You

The process of clearing credit can be laborious and frustrating. Understanding your rights empowers you... Read More

Credit Repair Companies and Credit Counseling

Let's be crystal clear, right up front. Paying someone to "fix" your credit is a... Read More

Credit Help for Real Estate Financing: Credit Scores

When you buy real estate, lenders run all of the "big three" credit bureau reports.... Read More

Credit Help for Real Estate Financing: Five Categories of Your Credit Score

1. Payment History -- 35%The number of accounts paid as agreed and a good payment... Read More

Dont Fall for Credit Repair Scams

We've all seen the ads on television or in magazines, shouting, "Erase bad debt!" or... Read More

Special Credit Information for Married Couples

If you are married, establish separate credit accounts.Try to finance real estate in just one... Read More

Give Yourself Credit

The Beginning of the Credit Card EraIn 1951, Diners Club issued the first credit card... Read More

Like It Or Not, You Have A Score To Settle!

Like It Or Not, You Have A Score To Settle! (Part 1 of 2 on... Read More

Get Your Credit Score To Soar In The Twinkling of An Eye

Ever wonder how a creditor decides whether to grant you credit? For years, creditors have... Read More

Some Truth About Credit

Credit is currently and has been historically an integral component of our economy. Credit contribute... Read More

Credit Card Rates - Negotiating Rates with Your Credit Card Company

Ok, let's face it, everybody hates high credit card rates, and they drain hard earned... Read More

Searching For A Low Interest Credit Card?

These days, people need to very carefully consider what type of credit card they will... Read More

Student Credit Cards

STUDENT CREDIT CARDS With graduate debt averaging over ?12,000, the ability to... Read More

Looking for that Low interest Credit Card?

If you have been shopping around for a Low Interest Credit Card you will notice... Read More

Credit Reports: Find out why you have been refused Credit.

You may already have 2 or more credit cards in your purse or wallet and... Read More

Useful Tips When Choosing Credit Cards

Chances are you have received your share of "pre-approved" credit card offers in the mail,... Read More

Credit Card Balance Transfers Explained

What is a balance transfer ? A balance transfer can be explained simply as a... Read More

Balance Transfers Introduction

Credit card balance transfer involves using a credit card to pay off the... Read More

What You Need To Know About Credit Cards

What is a credit card? A credit card is a card that allows you... Read More

10 Ways To Boost Your Credit Score

1. Deleting Errors in 48 HoursThis is the absolute fastest way to correct errors on... Read More

Free Credit Reports Now Available From the FTC

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has set up a new website (www.AnnualCreditReport.com) where US residents... Read More

Learn How to Improve Your Credit Score

Having a damaging credit record can hurt you in many ways. It may prohibit you... Read More

Credit Card Balance Transfers Can Help You Stop Putting Money Down The Drain

As you probably know, interest rates are at all time low right now and if... Read More

Credit Cards: How To Use Them

Credit cards can be a very quick way of getting into even more debt if... Read More

Credit Cards and How To Choose Them:

It may seem like a simple question but its important to take into account a... Read More

How To Start A Second SEPERATE Credit File!

Your personal credit file is separated from those with the same or similar names by... Read More

Credit Cards or Store Cards - Which Is Better?

Introduction In this article, a presentation is made of the differences between major credit... Read More

Simplifying Your Search For a New Credit Card

Today, selecting the proper credit card can be a bit confusing to say the least.... Read More

Why Should You Use Credit Cards

Believe it or not, the way society, especially the commercial side, is set up these... Read More

Credit Cards -- What You Should Know

There are a lot of questions about using credit cards. Here's some important points for... Read More

Beat Credit Card Companies at Their Own Game!

Have you ever wondered how much money a credit card company makes? Have you ever... Read More

The Truth About Credit

What you might not know about credit.Some people don't know about a loop hole in... Read More

Make Sure Your Credit Report Is Correct to Improve Your Interest Rates And Lower Insurance Premiums

Did you know that you could make sure to get the best rates on your... Read More

How a Credit Card Can Be Your Friend

We have all heard countless stories of people over their heads with credit card debt-maxing... Read More

Borrowing on a Credit Card

One of the easiest ways to borrow money of a financial institute is to use... Read More

Triple AAA in 30 Days

Have you ever wonder about how to get good credit with spending alot of money.... Read More

5 Killer Steps to avoid Credit Card SCAMS!

In August, 2004, the Federal Trade Commission issued their findings of a recent study, which... Read More

SuperCharged Secret 5, Credit Card Utopia

LIVING IN CREDIT CARD UTOPIALet's just take a brief moment to recap:If you've been following... Read More

SuperCharged Secret 4, Credit Card Utopia

YOU SCRATCH MY BACK, AND I'LL BUY SOME MORE BEER!Let's just take a brief moment... Read More

SuperCharged Secret 3, Credit Card Utopia

TURBO-CHARGED KILLER RATE SAVING INFORMATION!Let's just take a brief moment to recap:If you've been following... Read More

SuperCharged Secret 2, Credit Card Utopia

INTEREST BEWARE, THERE'S SAFETY IN NUMBERS!Note: The following is part 2 of a 5 part... Read More

SuperCharged Secret 1 of 5 - Credit Card Utopia

I AM THE CONSUMER. AND I HAVE LOW-RATE SUPER-POWERS!Note: The following is part 1 of... Read More

Beware of Bogus Credit Repair Companies!

So-called "credit repair" companies claim they can remove negative information from credit reports. Advertising as... Read More

Can You Acquire Good Credit Overnight? You Bet

Your credit file may not reflect all your credit accounts. Although most national department store... Read More

How to Dispute Credit Report Errors

Your credit report--a type of consumer report--contains information about where you work and live and... Read More

How Creditors Measure Your Credit Rating

Creditors will measure your credit rating based on the following three main things.CapacityCollateralCharacterThe three "C's"... Read More

Negotiating Rates with Your Credit Card Company

Ok, let's face it, everybody hates high credit card rates, and they drain hard earned... Read More

Lower Your Credit Card Interest Rate Now!

With today's credit card companies, there are many opportunities to get your cards rate of... Read More

Credit Establishment 101

There will come a day when you need credit. You may want to buy a... Read More

Top 5 Reasons To Check Your Credit Report Regularly

#1 Make sure mistakes aren't hurting your credit.Reviewing your credit report can help you avoid... Read More

Credit Cards For People With Bad Credit Scores

Sometimes life lands you in a situation that causes your credit to suffer. A job... Read More

How to Avoid Credit Card Late Fees

Everyone hates late fees and being late will cost you dearly these days. For some... Read More

Useful Tips On Avoiding Credit and Charge Card Fraud

Credit and charge card fraud costs cardholders and issuers hundreds of millions of dollars each... Read More

Your Credit Rating and How To Check It

There is a lot of confusion surrounding UK credit ratings, credit scores, credit blacklists, credit... Read More

Choosing A New Credit Card

1. Choosing A new credit cardThere are many reasons for choosing a new credit card.It... Read More

Clean Credit Report: Easily Raise Your Credit Score 100 points

Clean Credit Reports, your credit report contains information about where you work, live and how... Read More

Free Credit Reports: From The 3 Major Credit Bureaus!

Get your credit report online for FREE. Many financial advisors suggest that you periodically review... Read More

Stop Credit Card Offers

You can stop receiving credit card offers in the mail! It's really easy to do... Read More

Secured Credit Cards- Consumer Tips

Whether you have no credit or damaged credit, secured credit cards are a good tool... Read More

Student Credit Cards 101

If you're a college student, you probably already have a credit card. If not, you... Read More

Credit Traps Snag Consumers

Nearly 20 years ago I worked for a small consumer advocacy organization in Washington, DC.... Read More

How To Eliminate Credit Card Debt

There is almost nothing more troublesome than having too much debt to pay each month.... Read More

How To Use Your Credit Cards Wisely

Are you one of the thousands pulling your hair out trying to figure out how... Read More

How To Read Your Credit Report

The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act, signed into law on Dec. 4, 2003, gives... Read More

New Credit Scoring Model Could Help Millions

Mark and Beth, a young married couple in their twenties, established a goal to buy... Read More

Comprehending a Credit Report

Obtaining a credit report is an excellent way to begin taking control of your financial... Read More

Building Business Credit

Most businesses want to be able to borrow money when they need it, without the... Read More

Warning: Todays Non Profit Credit Counselors Are Yesterdays Bill Collectors!

Here's a dirty secret, today's "non profit credit counselors" are often just front organizations paid... Read More

Why Americans Find Predatory Lending Offensive

"Menis - the author translates as "indignant rage" - It is the kind of rage... Read More

Rewards Cards - Are They Right For You?

Rewards cards have become the latest rage in the credit card industry. In the past,... Read More

10 Tips To Prevent Credit Card Fraud

Imagine opening your credit card statement one morning and discovering to your horror that you... Read More

How To Save Money On Credit Cards

Some credit cards offer a cash advance option. But how good a deal is this?Not... Read More

The Three Largest Factors In Your Interest Rate

There are three major factors that affect how much you pay for a loan. Understanding... Read More

How To Choose A Credit Card

Your credit score may just be a little number, but it packs a big punch.... Read More

The Advantages of Credit Cards

There are many evils associated with credit cards, but there are benefits that are hard... Read More

Credit Card Companies Are Out for Your Money

You're probably thinking "Tell me something I don't know" but in this time of low... Read More

Avoiding Credit Card Traps

The next time you open your credit card statement, take a closer look at the... Read More

Tips For Getting Your First Credit Card

Most of us get a credit card on our name when we go to college... Read More

Keep Your Credit History Clean - Remove A Negative Credit Record From Credit Report

The three major credit bureaus, Experian, Equifax and Trans Union are similar and feature a... Read More

Minimize your Risk for Identity Theft

Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in America. According to the Federal Trade Commission,... Read More

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Good Credit -- Essential for the Prospective Home Buyer

Credit is a funny thing. It can be a useful tool in the hands of... Read More

Taking Control of Your Credit History

Your credit history is important; in fact, in this day and age, only family and... Read More

The Best Strategy To Erase Credit Card Debt

Credit card debt is a growing sickness in the United States and Europe. It is... Read More

How to Improve Your Credit Rating

So you got into debt, had problems but you got yourself back on your feet... Read More

Student Credit Cards 101

If you're a college student, you probably already have a credit card. If not, you... Read More

Will Inquiries Lower Your Credit Score?

What are inquiries?When you apply for credit the creditor or lender checks your credit report... Read More

Credit Card Balance Transfers Can Help You Stop Putting Money Down The Drain

As you probably know, interest rates are at all time low right now and if... Read More

The Truth About Credit

What you might not know about credit.Some people don't know about a loop hole in... Read More

What To Look For In A Credit Card

When you are deciding what type of credit card to get it is important to... Read More

Credit Card Benefits and Drawbacks

Credit cards have both benefits and drawbacks. It is wise to consider both before applying... Read More

Choosing A New Credit Card

1. Choosing A new credit cardThere are many reasons for choosing a new credit card.It... Read More

Keep Your Credit History Clean - Remove A Negative Credit Record From Credit Report

The three major credit bureaus, Experian, Equifax and Trans Union are similar and feature a... Read More

How To Save Money On Credit Cards

Some credit cards offer a cash advance option. But how good a deal is this?Not... Read More

Free Credit Report ? Watch Out for Scams

Many people may still not be aware of an amendment to the Fair Credit Reporting... Read More

All About Balance Transfers

What is a balance transfer?A balance transfer can be explained simply as a balance transfer!... Read More

Which Business Credit Cards with Reward are the Best?

Thinking of applying for a credit card with a reward program to help you and... Read More

How Does a Creditor Determine Whether to Grant You Credit?

Credit 101How does a creditor determine whether to grant you credit? For many years, creditors... Read More

Credit Card Entrapment - The Secrets are Out

Have you ever wondered why your credit card bill is so high and you can't... Read More

Choosing The Credit Card That Is Right For You

Credit cards represent an important part of our financial lives. Having the right credit cards... Read More

Learn How to Improve Your Credit Score

Having a damaging credit record can hurt you in many ways. It may prohibit you... Read More

Credit Report ? How Your Credit Score is Determined

Most consumers are aware that they have something known as a credit report that is... Read More

Identity Theft ? How Can You Prevent It Happening to You?

The nightmare of identity theft strikes an estimated 750,000 people every year. How can you... Read More

Which Citi Mastercard Is Right For You?

You've decided to apply for a Citi MasterCard, but with so many different cards to... Read More

Clean Credit Report: Easily Raise Your Credit Score 100 points

Clean Credit Reports, your credit report contains information about where you work, live and how... Read More

Dealing With A Collection Agency

Step I - Selecting A Collection AgencySelecting a credit collection agency is perhaps the most... Read More

7 Consumer Credit Laws You Should Know if You are Trying to Repair Your Credit

There are seven consumer credit laws you should be aware when dealing with your credit.1.... Read More

Practical Suggestions for Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft

It's no surprise that thousands of Americans are victimized by identity theft each year. Last... Read More

Top 7 Factors to Consider While Reviewing Credit Card Offers

Credit cards have migrated from being hip or convenience product into a must have entity... Read More

Credit Cards - A Blessing or a Curse?

Owning a credit card can be quite an advantage. Whether making online purchases, booking an... Read More

Credit Cards - Why Prepay?

With prepaid credit cards, you get the practicality of plastic while choosing exactly how much... Read More

Which Credit Card?

Bewildered by the sheer variety of debit cards and credit cards? Here is a breakdown... Read More

Credit Help For Renters And Others On The Horizon

Sue is a homeowner and pays her mortgage and other bills on time like a... Read More

How To Choose A Credit Card

Your credit score may just be a little number, but it packs a big punch.... Read More

Good Credit Is a Necessity for Everyday Living

Most of us want a good credit report to obtain vehicle financing, credit cards for... Read More

Make Sure Your Credit Report Is Correct to Improve Your Interest Rates And Lower Insurance Premiums

Did you know that you could make sure to get the best rates on your... Read More

Finding Reputable Credit Card Companies

You're interested in getting the best credit cards for your family's needs, but you don't... Read More

Addressing Bad Credit Card Debt

Spending HabitsSo you've just got your credit card. The first thing you need to be... Read More

Credit and Its Cost

What is Credit? Credit is money granted by a lender (or creditor) to a debtor... Read More

Top 5 Reasons To Check Your Credit Report Regularly

#1 Make sure mistakes aren't hurting your credit.Reviewing your credit report can help you avoid... Read More

Convenience Can Be Costly

You've just opened your credit card bill and attached to your statement you find a... Read More

What Happens When Your Credit Is Damaged? Do You Have Recourse?

The good thing about bad credit is that you can fix it. If you start... Read More

How to Evaluate and Raise Your Credit Score

Why do some people get offers for pre-approved credit cards and others don't? What do... Read More

What Are The Most Common Credit Card Mistakes?

Now in a world with so many easy to get credit cards it can be... Read More

Bankruptcy vs. Credit Counseling: What Should I Do?

Credit Counseling and bankruptcy are both ways to relieve the stress of debt. However, they... Read More

Credit Card Disclosure Table ? Do You Understand It All?

In addition to the APR (annual percentage rate) and the finance charges, most credit cards... Read More

Maximizing Credit Card Rewards

In their quest to get you to sign up for their credit card, banks and... Read More

Credit cards

If gold medals were awarded for marketing consistency, the credit card industry would be... Read More

Guide to Credit Terms

Listed below is a useful guide to credit card terms. It is a list of... Read More

Credit Problems? Heres How to Manage Your Creditors

If you find that creditors are calling you almost daily or that one of more... Read More

Useful Tips On Avoiding Credit and Charge Card Fraud

Credit and charge card fraud costs cardholders and issuers hundreds of millions of dollars each... Read More