Best Online Checking Accounts To Have In 2017

Best Online Checking Accounts To Have In 2017

You can trust that we maintain strict editorial integrity in our writing and assessments; however, we receive compensation when you click on links to products from our partners and get approved. Here’s how we make money.   The best online banks usually offer higher interest rates and friendlier fee structures than brick-and-mortar banks, […]

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Car Repossessions How They Work

Car Repossessions How They Work

Communication With Your Lender Is Key It is a good idea to talk to your lender first if you are having trouble making your payments because you may be able to work something out (like a temporary lower interest rate or tacking overdue payments onto the end of the loan repayment […]

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VantageScore These Are Free Score Providers

VantageScore These Are Free Score Providers

A large number of websites have started using the VantageScore credit model and offering VantageScore credit scores for free. Each site is unique, combines credit score reporting, with a variety of other services for monitoring and managing personal credit. Click the links below for more detail on each company. Credit.com provides scores from Experian. They […]

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Yahoo Data Breach

Yahoo Data Breach

You’ve probably heard about the Yahoo!® data breach which affects over 500 million accounts. Yahoo noted that stolen information may include names, emails, security questions, phone numbers, and dates of birth. As breach incidents are becoming increasingly commonplace, it’s important that we all remain vigilant in protecting our personal information. […]

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Debt-To-Income (DTI)?

Debt-To-Income (DTI)?

Your FICO credit score is made up of five main components and each one carries a specific amount of weight within the total score. How you’ve dealt with debt and made payments in the past accounts for 35% of your score. The number and amount of new credit accounts you’ve […]

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Cash, Debit or Credit?

Cash, Debit or Credit?

Below is a chart suggesting the smartest payment options (#cash, #debit, #credit) to use in common situations — and mindsets. These aren’t set-in-stone rules, and what works for you might not work for someone else. For that matter, what works for you today might not work for you tomorrow. More […]

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Credit Can Make a Women More Attractive

Credit Can Make a Women More Attractive

What It Tells You A person’s credit score gives clues to factors such as outstanding debt, what their payment history looks like and new lines of credit. A low credit score might show that they don’t take their credit seriously, they don’t make enough to cover all of the credit […]

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