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Most Americans fear fraud, but few are taking action. Here’s what you should do now.
A negative event on your credit report doesn’t define you. Here’s one story and how to rebuild.
If you file bankruptcy and jointly own a home and a car, your partner’s credit could be hit.
Your brother says it’s a bad idea to pay off your card when you make a purchase. Is he right?
Unemployed, but getting Social Security? Credit may not be the answer if you want to stay out of debt.
Learn how to decipher the four sections that comprise a credit report, and why consumer credit reports are better.
Your pending marriage might bind the two of you together, but it won’t merge your credit reports.
Ignoring medical bills could leave your credit in more pain than you went to the doctor for.
If your former spouse failed to pay your mortgage, it may have hurt your credit rating.
Getting a mortgage will be more difficult if your credit card lender reports to only one bureau.
Last year, 12.6 million Americans were ID theft victims. Here’s how to minimize your risk.