Having a good credit score is incredibly important, especially if you’re looking to borrow money for a car loan or mortgage, among other things. During the recession, the credit scores of many Americans were hurt by their failure to pay the principal on loans they had. As the economy recovers and consumer spending improves, there […]
Really, what does dad know anyway? As it turns out, quite a bit, according to a recent release from the Federal Trade Commission. In honor of Father’s Day, the regulator highlighted how some traditional pieces of fatherly advice may actually help younger people deal with their security and personal finance goals. Take, for example, that […]
The Federal Trade Commission recently released a set of tips aimed at young people who recently graduated from college, which may help them maintain their personal finances. One of the tips offered by the FTC was that younger consumers should keep their information to themselves. Doing so can help prevent identity theft, which can inflict […]
Collector is saying I owe more than I do
How long can something stay on your credit report?
Collection ageny refuses to remove a mistake, what can I do?
If I’m out of work and getting treatment will they send me to collections?
An overdrawn bank account causes lasting problems.
Can a medical office send me to collections just because they want more money?