Category Archives for "Credit Alert"

Financing a New Vehicle

Paying upfront for a new vehicle is usually not an option. This is why most buyers use financing, including financing offered by car lots, banks, credit unions or online lenders. The financing option you choose will impact what kind of vehicle you can afford and how much you end up paying for the vehicle. It’s […]

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Facts About Prepaid Cards

Are you considering using a prepaid card? Before you sign up and start waiting by the mailbox for the card, learn the facts about prepaid cards and consider if these cards are the best option for you. Prepaid cards can be useful, but it’s important to understand their limitations:    Understand the data collection. Prepaid […]

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Finances During Divorce

If you’re going through a divorce, it’s important to stay aware of any actions that occur on your financial accounts. Technology can be a useful part of your plan to keep your money safe. Use these strategies to take advantage of technology to protect your accounts:   Change your personal account passwords. If your ex knows […]

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Online Shopping TIPS

Online shopping is a fast and convenient way to buy almost any product you can think of. There are many advantages to shopping online, including lower prices, avoiding crowded stores, access to a wider selection of products, or simply to shop in the privacy of your own home. However, shopping online also includes taking some […]

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Establish Good Credit

Our society relies heavily on credit to make major purchases. Credit can even be used for smaller purchases. Even phone companies check your credit when you want to start phone service. Plus, prospective employers sometimes check your credit as well. It’s never too soon to begin building your credit. It can take several month or […]

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