Credit Report

Credit Report

The Problem With Not Knowing Your Credit Stats

You may think your credit report is perfect because you have never been late or missed any of your loan payments, but recent studies have shown that perhaps as many as 50% of all credit reports have errors in them.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/24/2014

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Checking Your Credit Report

I’ll bet every time I have suggested that you get copies of your free credit reports you have made a mental note to check yours. Do it now!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/03/2014

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Your Credit Report

The three large reporting companies, TransUnion, Equifax, and Experian, will provide you with an annual free copy of your credit report, but you must ask for it.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/15/2014

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Kids And Credit Cards

Credit card companies can no longer easily sign a kid up for a credit card.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/11/2014

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Teaching Teens Money Management Basics

A 2007 survey of teens by Charles Schwab & Co. found less than half are able to budget their money effectively.

02/10/2014

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Car Smarts: Drive For Less

When it comes to getting around town, get more mileage out of your money.

02/10/2014

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Considering A Loan From Your Retirement Plan

Most financial experts say borrowing from your 401k should be a last resort. But what’s the catch?

02/03/2014

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Budget For Emergency Savings

Establishing an emergency savings plan is one of your most important financial moves.

02/03/2014

Mail, Envelopes, Papers

Reduce Temptation: Slow The Deluge Of Junk Mail & Calls

Unsolicited credit card offers are more than just spending temptations. They are also potential opportunities for identity thieves.

01/27/2014

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Debt & The Compulsive Spender

At what point does a fun shopping habit become a debt-causing addiction? Are you a compulsive shopper?

01/27/2014

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