It is the fine print in the credit card document that spells out all of the fees.
There are more than 1.8 billion credit cards currently in circulation in the US. The average consumer is carrying over 3 credit cards.
Credit scores are a quick and easy method for a creditor to judge you as a potential customer.
Credit reports are important. They are often the way a creditor, a potential employer, a landlord or an insurance company will judge you.
Last week we talked about getting your act together at every stage in your life. This week I thought we could spend some time discussing credit.
Traditionally, our sixtieth decade has been seen as the decade of retirement. But whether you retire in your sixties or not, these years are filled with important financial decisions.
Your 50s. These are typically your prime earning years, as well as the decade when retirement begins to come within view.
Your forties is the decade when everything is on the line, from houses and cars to insurance, retirement, college funding, and the impending mid-life crisis.
Being 30. This is a financially tough decade.
A couple of months ago five books arrived for me written by Peter Dunn.