All posts tagged Credit history

Not Enough Credit for the Job?

We checked your credit, and we are withdrawing our offer of the job. Most people find the idea of a potential employer checking their credit to determine job eligibility morally repugnant. Let’s take a walk in the employer’s shoes to understand and how your credit score is important to more than just your financiers. Initial Investment An […]

Credit Cards and Your Credit Score

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Part IV of the Credit Card Series: Start at the beginning if you missed a part.

Credit Cards: The Basics

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This post is the beginning of a series on using, avoiding abuse of and getting out from under credit cards. Do I need a credit card? Short answer: No. Financially sound answer: Yes.