Common Bills Affected by Your Credit

August 29 2017
Late bill payments can hurt your credit score, and a low credit score, in turn, can lead to being charged higher interest rates for things you buy via credit, which can increase your monthly bills. It’s a vicious cycle that can best be avoided by paying bills on time, since your history of payments is […] Read More

Success Story: Impulsive Shopper Turned Impressive Saver

August 03 2017
London is a paralegal who loves to shop.  Unfortunately, her finances weren’t doing so well with her impulsive spending.  London knew she needed to reprioritize her expenses and savings to make sure she had a secure financial future, especially with retirement less than ten years away.  Through her employer-sponsored benefit, the My Secure Advantage (MSA) […] Read More

Improve Your Credit Score by Raising Your Credit Limit

August 02 2017
There are a few times when you may need a higher spending limit on your credit card: an unexpected expense, such as a car repair, trip to a hospital emergency room, or a broken washer and dryer set that you want to replace immediately, for example. But increasing your credit limit can help in another […] Read More