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What is Credit History? How You Can Build It

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Your credit history is the primary source of information for lenders about your financial past and present. Some people have a long credit history. Others have a short credit history. And some people have no credit history at all.

As the name implies, your credit history… Read More

What is Good Debt vs. Bad Debt?

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Many people think that you should avoid any kind of debt. But not all debt is bad. Debt may be “good” when it helps you establish credit and build wealth. Debt can be considered “bad” if it’s costly, hurts your credit score, or makes it harder to reach your financial goals.… Read More

A Guide to Financial Wellness in Five Steps

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When it comes to improving the quality of your life, focusing on your financial wellness — living within your means, creating safety nets, and developing financial goals — may pay off.

Improving your financial health may empower you to achieve other money-related… Read More