Buying a home is something most dream of doing one day. But, how hard is it really? Your credit score is one of the major factors that lenders will consider when you’re applying for a mortgage. Do you know what kind of credit is required to secure a loan? Read on to find out more
If you’re wondering what a Credit Privacy Number (CPN) is, and whether or not it can legally be used to escape a bad credit history, read on. John Ulzheimer, credit expert for Credit Sesame, explains what you need to know about CPNs as well as a word of warning if you’re thinking about using one.
What you need to know about authorized users and credit scores Your credit score is a three-digit number that gives potential lenders or creditors a way to quickly gauge your trustworthiness as a borrower. Typically, credit scores range from 300 to 850, with higher scores translating to better credit. And a better credit score is
If you are struggling to pay off your debt or want to build your credit, or even if you just need some help understanding how to improve your credit score, you may want to seek credit repair services. Not sure where to begin? Here’s a quick overview of the services that are offered, what to