Posts tagged with "credit"

3 Ways to Get Late Payments Off Your Credit Report

If you have late payments that you want to get off your credit report, you may have a sense of powerlessness. After all, you’re one person going up against a giant bank – what chance do you have? Actually, you have a better chance than you might think. Here are three ways to get late […]

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How to Dispute an Error on my Credit Report

Do you regularly check your credit report? You should, and there’s no excuse not to because you can get free credit reports from the three major credit bureaus (Experian, TransUnion, and Equifax) at AnnualCreditReport.com. One of the first things you should do when you get your credit report is check for errors. Mistakes on your […]

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How your credit score affects your mortgage

When you’re shopping for a home, you can find yourself fixated by mortgage rates and obsessed with trying to lock in the lowest rate possible. But the first thing you should do is check your credit score. (You may be able to get your score for free through a credit card issuer or membership organization, […]

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