rights under the Fair Credit Billing Act -- Problems with your
credit card? If it's a billing error, the law is on your side --
if you know how to use it.
negotiators can crush your credit -- Some firms will leave you
worse off than when you started with them.
ways to improve your credit -- So, you've made mistakes. These
steps will help you restore the luster to your credit rating.
Can you read
your credit report? -- OK, you got your free credit report.
But can you make any sense of it?
errors on your credit report -- Follow these steps to get errors
removed from your credit reports.
about credit reports -- When it comes to credit information,
what you think you know that isn't true can really hurt you.
scams -- An up-to-date look at the current popular scams aimed
at people trying to fix their credit.
is easier to fix than bad credit -- It's not a good situation,
but having no credit is better than having bad credit, advises Steve
Bucci, who provides valuable tips for fixing both.
numbers that can run your life -- A FICO score, practically
unheard of a few years ago, keeps growing in importance for your
15 signs you
need debt-reduction help -- These signals let you know it's
time to call in a financial fitness expert.
8 ways to consolidate
your debts -- Always worried about the debt you're carrying?
Consider these 8 ways to dig yourself out of that hole.
of debt consolidation -- Are you tempted to take out one big
loan to pay off all those other nagging debts? Before you bundle
your bills, check out the pros and cons of these consolidation options.
10 biggest debt
consolidation myths -- Debt consolidation has gotten to be big
business, but the growth has not come without its share of charlatans.
Top 7 questions
on debt and credit counseling -- Our experts examine the most
frequently asked questions such as when you need it and how to find
pick a credit counseling firm -- You're going to be letting
them handle your money. Choose wisely.