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For one to be successful in the diaspora, one has to adapt, learn and overcome many challenges, and do it fast. One of the major challenges Kenyans in diaspora face is learning and navigating the financial system, especially in understanding what a CREDIT SCORE is and also, what things make it good and what makes it bad. 554 more words


Credit for Credit - Improving your Credit Score

We’ve already talked about what goes into the magic formula that spits out your credit score (linky), but now let’s discuss what you can actually do to up your credit score. 194 more words


1 Hour (FREE) Lesson on Credit Reports, Credit Scores, Building Credit & Credit Repair

MUST WATCH! – Completely FREE Educational Credit Lesson – Learn EVERYTHING about your CREDIT in 1 hour. Nationally recognized credit expert gives you 15 years of credit expertise in 60 minutes.

Let's Talk Credit Scores

*This blog ran earlier this year, but we decided to post it again for Money Smart Week*

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Credit counselors can share scores under new rule

Millions of consumers who receive nonprofit credit counseling, housing counseling, and other services will now be able to obtain a copy of their credit score that these organizations have purchased, federal officials say. 79 more words


FICO Expands Program To Give Millions Of Consumers Free Access To Credit Scores & Reports

Millions of financially struggling consumers who work with qualified nonprofit counseling agencies now have access to free credit scores and credit reports with the expansion of the FICO Score Open Access program. 361 more words

Credit for Credit - Annual Credit Reports

For those in the US, it is mandated by law that you are allowed a free credit report every 12 months. This isn’t to say you can get a report only every 12 months. 225 more words

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