The debt-to-income ratio is the key to determining the terms of your auto loan for you and the lender.
Your credit rating can affect the interest rate you can get on a mortgage or a credit card, but it also can make other areas of your life more expensive.
A modern take on Romeo and Juliet could have the star-crossed lovers doomed by bad credit rather than family rivalries. What do credit scores mean for love?
An indirect auto finance company and its car title subsidiary are in trouble with the feds for illegal debt collection tactics.
It’s easy to think about how a bad credit score can hurt you. But consumers should remember, too, that a good credit score is a powerful savings tool.
The national average FICO score is at an all-time high — and scores have been rising steadily for years.
Is Facebook working on a plan that would let creditors use your social media connections to determine your creditworthiness?
Bankrate’s recent Money Pulse survey finds that the affluent pay more attention to their credit. You should, too.
Here’s a tour of your credit report in four steps.
Attention credit boycotters: Living off the grid could come back to bite you. You may think you’re being fiscally responsible, but this can actually be costly.