Other posts in the Credit Rights Category

How to Establish Credit

November 26th, 2013

To be able to establish credit, you need a steady work record and continued residence at the same address.

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Credit Cards

March 30th, 2013

Here are some ways to responsibly choose and use a credit card. Read the fine print. If you receive an offer for a pre-approved credit card or if someone says they’ll help you get a credit card, find out the details first. You need to know what interest rate you will be paying and for

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Lions, Tigers, Bears, and Lenders?

March 22nd, 2013

Let’s play a game. I’ll give you a word and you tell me what comes to mind. Ready? “Predator.” Did you think of a prehistoric animal with claws and stabbing teeth? Or, a stealthy cheetah prowling for gazelle in the grassy plains of the Serengeti? Perhaps a portly Siamese cat stalking a house sparrow? How

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Do You Know Your Credit Rights?

August 16th, 2011

Today, building and maintaining a good credit score is of vital importance. Businesses often take your credit rating into account when evaluating you for a loan, lease, and even employment; so it is useful to understand how credit works and what your credit rights are as a consumer. There are three major federal laws that

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