Tag: credit report

Update: Upcoming FICO Changes

[ 0 ] May 4, 2020 |
Update: Upcoming FICO Changes

Consumers struggling with their finances may need extra help when new scoring models are implemented. FICO adjusts its credit score modeling every few years to adapt to consumer behavior. This summer, FICO 10 and 10 T will roll out. What does the T stand for? “T” is for Trend. These modeling changes will reflect new […]

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What to Do If Your Credit Score Has Fallen – 5 Tips

[ 0 ] March 23, 2020 |
What to Do If Your Credit Score Has Fallen – 5 Tips

Your credit score can affect your life in a lot of ways, from whether you are eligible for a loan or credit card, or qualified for a security clearance. If your credit score has fallen or you want to improve your credit score, these tips can get you started. What is a Credit Score? A credit […]

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Become Financially Fit in 2018

[ 0 ] January 9, 2018 |
Become Financially Fit in 2018

Now that the Christmas season is behind us, the focus turns to 2018 resolutions. While many of us vow to eat better and get on the treadmill to improve our physical health, have you thought about your financial health in the New Year? Consider some statistics: A Consumer Financial Protection Bureau study found that seven out […]

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Credit Scores…..What Can I Do?

[ 0 ] May 13, 2015 |
Credit Scores…..What Can I Do?

We’ve already looked at how our score is determined.  If you missed that post, go here to read it. Now let’s look at what we can do to make it better…..or worse. Gloom and Doom    One of the worst things that you can do is not pay your credit card or loan payments on time, […]

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