Tagged With Credit Score

How to get your credit report for free

How to request an increase on your credit limit to improve your credit score

There's a simple rule to follow to figure out how many credit cards is too many

3 reasons why you might not be getting approved for the best credit cards

Experts say cancelling a credit card can do more harm than good, even if you don't use it often

Checking your credit score should always be free. Here's exactly how to do it.

How to increase your credit score, no matter when or where you start

Paying off your credit card can quickly improve your credit score, but it has another benefit that might feel even more important

Your credit score is based on a complicated, murky calculation, but you can fix it by focusing on 2 easily controllable factors

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.

I've opened more than a dozen credit cards and figured out exactly how opening a card for the bonus affects my credit

4 credit score horror stories that could happen to anyone

After years of experimenting, I've figured out exactly what opening and closing credit cards does to your credit

Here's exactly what it takes to have an excellent credit score

The best way to build your credit is the same strategy people use to build wealth

Whether you're buying a car or taking out a mortgage, most lenders determine your trustworthiness the same way

Wall Street and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are on the same side for once — they're piling scepticism onto the credit-ratings firm Equifax

There's a new way to get a discount on your home loan rate

5 reasons your credit could be terrible, even if you think it's not

'If you get to 700, 750, we'll cut your mortgage costs a little bit': JPMorgan is working on ways to reward you for improving your credit score, and it may be the future of consumer finance