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Credit Education

How to repair credit and improve FICO® Scores (Source: myfico.com)

It’s important to note that repairing bad credit is a bit like losing weight: It takes time and there is no quick way to fix a credit score. In fact, out of all of the ways to improve a credit score, quick-fix efforts are the most likely to backfire, so beware of any advice that claims to improve your credit score fast. Read the entire article here. 

Credit Repair: How to “Fix” Your Credit (Source: experian.com)

There’s nothing a credit repair service can legally do for you — even removing wrong information — that you can’t do for yourself for little or no expense. And the cost of hiring such a company can be considerable, ranging from hundreds to thousands of dollars. Read the entire article here. 

Purchasing a Home

Steps to Purchasing a Home

For many people, it’s the biggest financial transaction they’ll ever make. That’s why doing it right the first time is so important. Sometimes, buying a house can feel like a dizzying set of rules and regulations. Luckily, armed with the right knowledge and know-how, you can start realizing your homeowner dreams — the fast, easy, way. Read the entire article here.