Tagged With Credit Score

My free Credit Karma app helped my credit score spike by 50 points overnight


5 ways to fix your credit without adding more debt


Adding my sister as an authorised user on the Chase Sapphire Preferred helped increase her credit score by 20 points — but financial responsibility was key



I raised my credit score by 134 points in less than a year thanks to 7 steps


Is Credit Karma safe? What you need to know before signing up


5 factors determine your FICO score, the key to your financial future



I have 26 credit cards and excellent credit. Here's the best advice I can give you on keeping up your score, no matter how many cards you have.


The highest credit score is 850, but you don't need it to get the best interest rates


7 sneaky ways you could be hurting your credit without realising it


I have almost 30 credit cards, and I'm convinced people seeking a perfect credit score are missing the point


How to rent an apartment with not-so-great credit


3 things that can matter more to your money than your credit score, according to a financial planner



People with 'subprime' credit scores are reportedly getting approved for Apple's new credit card


What you need to know about your FICO score and how to build good credit


What is a good credit score to buy a car? The borrowers with the best rates are above 660


How to read a credit report to find out if you're in good standing



There are 2 free ways to safeguard your identity after a massive data breach like Capital One's: freeze your credit or set up a fraud alert


How to find out if your data was stolen in the Capital One hack, and what you can do about it


After a Capital One data breach compromised 100 million card applications, here's how to check your credit to see if your personal info is being used by someone else


Making a quick phone call after checking my credit fixed a $12,000 error and increased my credit score by 100 points