Top 5 Things to Consider Before Cosigning a Loan

So a friend or family member comes to you because they can’t get a loan. Their credit score or income might be too low or their existing debt is too high. Whatever the reason, they’ve asked you to cosign a loan with them. What follows are…

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5 Credit Rights You Should Know, from FICO

The credit industry has a few major players: from credit card issuers to lenders to credit bureaus. Knowing your credit rights empowers you to take control of your credit and handle any issues efficiently, the experts at FICO say.

A few major laws that affect your credit life include: the…

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What Credit Score Do You Need to Buy a Car? FICO Knows.

You should know what you’re getting into before you get into a vehicle for a test drive. Two things you should know: 1. Your credit score. 2. How your credit score stacks up against others, and how much interest you should expect to pay on a vehicle loan. No…

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