Posts by Credit.com

How to Keep Bad Credit From Ruining Your Chances of Renting

If your credit is less than stellar, convincing a landlord to take you on as a tenant may be tough—but there are ways around it. More

Why a Divorce Can Boost Your Credit Score

A new survey finds that splitting up could impact your numbers … for the better. Here’s why. More

How Much Debt Is Too Much?

It isn’t just about the total dollar figure. Several others signs can also signal that your debt is getting out of control. More

Name Game: Could Your Moniker Ruin Your Credit Score?

Think no one cares about your middle name? Think again. More

Mythbusters: Obamacare and Your Credit Score

There’s a lot of confusion surrounding the Affordable Care Act. The latest unknown: Can poor credit history affect your coverage? More

How Netflix Could Help You Get a Mortgage

Subscription services like Netflix may be able to boost your credit history. More

8 Ways to Head Off High Medical Costs

With these tips, you can figure out just how much you’ll be billed for a procedure–before you see the doctor. More

Top Tips for Handling a Debt Collector

It’s the call that no one wants to get, but do these three things, and you’ll be better off when that collector is on the line.
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1/3 of Americans Abandon Summer Travel Plans

When the budget is tight, a survey finds that trips out of town are the first to go. More

Best Old-School Money Advice From Dear Dad

From protecting your reputation to paying cash, these classic tips still hold up today. More