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Renters fear they lack the credit, not just the cash, to buy a home

Many renters who want to buy a home might not even try to because they fear that they won’t qualify for a mortgage, researchers at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York concluded Monday after analyzing the results of a consumer sentiment poll. 325 more words

Real Estate

The Credit Card Mistake That’s Costing Millenials

“A new survey from BMO Harris Bank shows consumers are confused on how credit card balances affect credit scores. . .”

While using a credit card is one of the easiest ways to build credit, there are plenty of misconceptions about how best to do that.  221 more words

Chapter 6

How To Improve Your FICO Scores Quickly

FICO scores can make or break a lot of financial dreams people have. You need to know how to make sure your score is acceptable. 14 more words

Money Management

The Credit Card Mistake That’s Costing Millenials

“A new survey from BMO Harris Bank shows consumers are confused on how credit card balances affect credit scores. . .”

While using a credit card is one of the easiest ways to build credit, there are plenty of misconceptions about how best to do that.  221 more words

Chapter 5

Whats a Good Credit Score?

What does it take to get a good credit rating score? Well, first it takes time. Having good credit doesn’t happen overnight. You’ll need to actually HAVE credit before you worry about a good credit rating score. 448 more words

Credit and Student loans update

I’ve been really bad at keeping this site updated :(. I’ve let my finances just take it’s course. Everything was on autopilot and thank goodness the credit report site that I use keeps a history of the credit reports that I’ve requested over the past year, so here it is: 102 more words

Credit Scores

What should you tell potential clients about the new FICO score model?

This fall, the new FICO 9 credit score model will be offered online at the myfico.com website, but will not be used by mortgage banks when buyers are applying for a home loan or refinance.  431 more words

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