Credit Myths: Closing Unused Credit Cards Will Increase My Credit ScoreClosing unused credit cards accounts certainly will streamline your finances making them more manageable, but closing an account could lower your total credit line.
Credit Myths: Automatic Bill Paying/Never Miss A PaymentAutomatic bill paying is a great way to have your bills paid on time and it saves you time.
The Other New Year: Your Credit ReportI would bet that getting a copy of your free credit report has been on your to-do list for several years now but you just haven’t gotten around to doing it.
Overdraft ProtectionBanks love it when you opt into overdraft protection on your checking account.
Living Without CreditI read an article that advocated living on a cash basis, but without a credit history you will have trouble qualifying for a car loan, a mortgage or renting an apartment.
Is There Enough Money For Mom’s Lifestyle?According to the National Council on Aging, more than 13 million older adults are considered economically insecure, living on less than $22,000 a year.
The Bank Of Mom & DadShould you loan or give your adult kids money?
Money Lessons For KidsTeaching our kids money skills is really more important than teaching them to say thank you.
Final Credit Tips & Pitfalls From The National Foundation For Credit CounselingLet's take a look at those reward cards and credit card balance transfers.
Still Going With Credit Tips & Pitfalls From The National Foundation For Credit CounselingHere are some tips on extended warranties and unused credit accounts.
Even More Credit Tips & Pitfalls From The National Foundation For Credit CounselingIs overdraft protection worth the price, and should you freeze your credit file?
More Credit Tips & Pitfalls From The National Foundation For Credit CounselingLet's talk about automatic bill paying and co-signing loans.