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Attention: You May Soon See a Rise in Your Credit Score!
Posted on October 3, 2017

Starting July 1 of this year, the three major credit bureaus, Equifax, Experian and TransUnion have changed the way they process public records. Nearly 12 million borrowers are now slated to experience an improvement in credit scores.[...]

8 Bite-Sized Tips for Handling a Joint Credit Card Account
Posted on September 28, 2017

Many people open joint credit card accounts after they get married, or in cases where they want their grown-up kids to build a good credit score. While a joint credit card account can have its benefits, it’s not a decision that should be entered into lightly. [...]

Equifax Breach Compromises 143 Million Individuals, and You Are Probably One of Them!
Posted on September 26, 2017

According to Equifax, a "website application vulnerability" allowed hackers to breach their database. This resulted in the compromising of information on 143 million consumers. This includes information on birthdates, addresses, driver’s license information and, perhaps worst of all, Social Security numbers. [...]

10 Circumstances When You Must NOT Swipe Your Card!
Posted on September 19, 2017

Here are a few cases in which you should just stay away from the swiping machine.[...]

Does it Make Sense to Get a Second Credit Card?
Posted on September 12, 2017

Once you have learned how to use a credit card wisely and are cognizant of the multitude of benefits it has to offer, you may be tempted to get a second one. Nevertheless, before you take this plunge, there are several issues that you must consider.[...]

7 Times When a Balance Transfer Offer Is Just Not Worth It!
Posted on September 5, 2017

Unless you carefully and diligently scrutinize the complete set of terms and conditions, you may find that it’s not you, but your cardholder who stands to gain from the arrangement. Here are a few examples to illustrate the times when it would be better for you to leave the balance on your old card, instead of transferring it to a new one.[...]

Is a Credit Card Charge-Off the Same as a Write-off?
Posted on August 29, 2017

Have you ever had a credit card account that was charged off? If so, you probably know it can be a cause for serious concern.[...]

5 Foolproof Ways to Remember Your Credit Card Due Date
Posted on August 24, 2017

5 Fool Proof Ways to Remember Your Credit Card Due Date[...]

Fund&Grow on Inc. 5000 for the Second Year in a Row
Posted on August 23, 2017

Fund&Grow has been honored to be a recipient of the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies for the second year in a row. [...]

6 Tips to Help You Deal with Debt Collectors
Posted on August 22, 2017

6 Tips to Help You Deal with Debt Collectors[...]