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.
But there’s still some work to be done to get more Americans to recognize the importance of their credit report and score.
The three big bureaus will pay a fine and change how information is added, reviewed and removed from credit reports.
A new study suggests young folk can still pay off other loans — and score more financing, too — despite those burgeoning balances.
A new report finds black, Hispanic and low-income consumers are more likely to have no credit score.