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7 Not-So-Obvious Reasons Why Your Credit Score May Change from Month to Month
Posted on April 11, 2017

7 Not-So-Obvious Reasons Why Your Credit Score May Change from Month to Month[...]

6 Consumer Credit Protection Laws You'll Wish You'd Known About!
Posted on October 20, 2016

Did you ever have a time when, as a child, your dreadful neighborhood bully was about to accost you, but your elder brother or sister appeared just in time to rescue you? Just as your older sibling acted as a savior when you were[...]

Insider Tricks to Remove Errors From Your Credit Report
Posted on August 8, 2016

Imagine the feeling you'd have if you found that your clean credit report had errors! Well, guess what? If you're not checking your credit report, there's a reasonable chance that this is already happening to you. Even if those errors are no fault of yours, you could really be in trouble.[...]

Get That Derogatory Mark Off Your Credit Report!
Posted on July 25, 2016

We all try our best to maintain a good credit score – after all, it's our credit score that decides if we'll be able to get that mortgage, credit card, auto loan or small business loan that we want. However, did you know that despite your best efforts, the presence of a single derogatory mark[...]

7 Unbelievable Reasons Why Your Credit Card Transaction May Be Declined!
Posted on July 19, 2016

There was a time when credit cards were used primarily for big ticket purchases – say for buying airline tickets or a new printer for the office (back when printers were expensive). However, in today's day and age, most consumers use credit cards as a substitute for cash.[...]

This Modern Day Gold Rush Can Make You VERY WEALTHY (If You Know How)
Posted on July 16, 2016

By Brad Wajnman You like to be "in the know," right? You like to get the inside scoop on new and unique money-growing opportunities that can positively affect your bottom line. Well, a critical component of success in anything in life is TIMING. And I’m here to tell you that you’re in the right place at[...]

An Innocent Credit Error Can Turn a Mortgage Application into a Nightmare
Posted on June 3, 2016

Let's say you've meticulously built up a good credit report over time. Year after year, you've paid off your bills punctually and in full, and each month you've laboriously gone through your credit report to ensure that all the information contained in it is error free. Now, armed with a great credit score, you're finally ready[...]

What Do You Mean – My Spouse and I Have Different Credit Scores?!
Posted on May 27, 2016

Getting married typically means sharing your home and your last name with your spouse. But does tying the knot indicate that you and your partner will share the same credit score? This is question that's asked by many of our clients, so in order to do away with the confusion, we've decided to write a blog[...]

How to Bypass Baggage Fees
Posted on February 5, 2016

If you got a cheaper airfare on a holiday sale and thought you were really saving some money, were you unpleasantly surprised? When you do the math, many realize that after paying the baggage fees, the deals are not so sweet. According to Trip Advisor, baggage fees can climb up over $200 per person! Never[...]

Credit Card Company Junk Mail Solutions!
Posted on January 4, 2016

The good news about getting endless email solicitations from credit card companies is that these companies target customers who have good or excellent credit – and that means you! The bad news is... that you get all this junk mail. If you are an environmentalist like me, you might find it especially galling that all[...]