Category: Credit Scores & Credit Bureaus

Where do I start? (A simple guide to re-creating your lost credit score) 3

Where do I start? (A simple guide to re-creating your lost credit score)

So, you’ve all but destroyed your credit score? What to do next! The steps are actually quite simple. Follow these, have a bit of patience and viola, you will be on the road to financial recovery in no time.

Navigating the Fee Infested Waters of Debt Counselling 0

Navigating the Fee Infested Waters of Debt Counselling

There is a disturbing trend happening in the Credit Counselling Industry. Companies are popping up online with toll free numbers, promises of reduced interest rates and manageable monthly payments.

What you need to know about your Credit Report’s’ 4

What you need to know about your Credit Report’s’

I always preface a discussion around the credit reporting system by stating how frstrating the system can be. In some ways it is very black and white, yet in others very grey. It is worth knowing the basics about what is on your report, how to check it and how to resolve issues.

Wait!! Don’t cancel that old credit card just yet. 0

Wait!! Don’t cancel that old credit card just yet.

The issue of cancelling credit cards that you are not using (or should not be using) is a complicated one. There are advantages and disadvantages depending upon your current financial situation and your future credit goals.