5 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

Your credit score is an increasingly important piece of your financial picture. Your credit score can influence not only your loan approval and interest rate, but also your insurance premiums, as well as what kind of deposit you have to make with a landlord or a cell...

6 Unexpected Side Effects of Bad Credit

If you think bad credit isn’t a big deal — think again. The truth is, credit issues can have a crippling affect on all facets of your financial life. So, before you shrug off a low score, here’s a look at six side effects of bad credit. 1. You’ll pay...

Should You Pay Off Your Auto Loan Faster?

One of the interesting articles I read on CNN recently is one written by Jean Chatzky about paying off your auto loan as quickly as possible. When you have a loan with relatively high interest, the savings from paying it off can be substantial. However, even if you...