Category Archives: Budget

Free access to credit report and score


Reposted from Www.HowardClark.com Just as there’s no reason to obsess over your credit score, there’s also no reason to ignore it either. What you don’t know can hurt you. Fortunately, getting free access to your credit report and credit score … Continue reading

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Can Personality Influence Your Credit Score?


A recent study out of Stanford University and Columbia University states that it is possible to predict someone’s credit rating by how patient or impatient they are.  (The Journal of the Association for Psychological Science) Having a good credit score … Continue reading

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Credit Card Company Trying To Pull A Fast One!


Capital One trying new scheme to collect on old debt! There is a new tactic in bill collection that I need to make sure you know about. David Lazarus of The Los Angeles Times reports that Capital One is sending … Continue reading

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It’s Not Just About Credit, It’s About Finances!


Seems there is a great deal more month left when the money runs short, especially in today’s economy.  And seriously, I wonder where I spent it all. Up comes that dreaded word, BUDGET!  I know, we all talk about doing … Continue reading

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