Tag: credit repair

When its Best to Use a Credit Card vs a Debit Card

Have you ever considered when might be a good time to pay with credit vs with a debit card? While not big proponents of using credit cards – especially when you are just starting out or have poor money management skills – there are times when it makes sense to use credit vs paying with …

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How Can I Build My Credit?

Anyone who is entering the workforce will need to seriously consider the way they handle their money management by being cognizant and intentional about where it is going. Doing so will ensure you’ll never run into issues with transactions such as obtaining a mortgage OR even securing an apartment.

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Interview with Steve Bucci: Debt Adviser, Bankrate.com

I recently had a short email interview with Steve Bucci, who is the Debt Adviser at Bankrate.com. He’s the author of several books, including Credit Repair Kit For Dummies and the co-author of Managing Your Money All-In-One For Dummies. Ok, so a person’s credit score is in the toilet. What are practical next steps this …

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