Improve Your Credit Score by Raising Your Credit Limit

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

Using Credit Reports to Stop Identity Theft

From stealing your mail and going through your trash to phony requests for personal information and ATM skimming, thieves have a number of ways to steal your identity. Stopping them can take a lot of work.  You can put a lock on your mailbox, shred your old bills, use a credit card with an EMV […] Read More

5 Ways to Improve Your Credit

Your credit score affects your ability to get a loan, get housing, and even obtain/maintain a security clearance.  Did you know that 62% of Americans have a credit score lower than 750?1 Improve your credit score with these five tips. Pay your bills on time, every time.  35% of your credit score is built on […] Read More