There's a popular saying: It's better to have bad credit than no credit. Is this true?
I'm a college student and I just got my first credit card (through Chase). The only reason I got the card is to try and build my credit score. I also have a checking account with Chase, and they let ...
I recently received an "invite" from my credit card company with a limited time offer to double my current credit limit. That's right, double! I didn't reply, and they later followed up with an ...
Can I get a mobile phone contract if I am unemployed?
I've heard it said from people who work in the industry that your credit rating isn't a measure of your ability to pay, but rather a measure of how profitable a customer you are. I've also heard ...
Can someone easily cash one? Is it used for business only, or is there an advantage to consumers using them as well?
I've heard about "secured" credit cards - where you basically pre-pay the amount of your "credit card" limit - surely your use of this type of card is evident on your credit report, and the advantage ...
I am the parent to one child and one young teen, and I don't want either of them to be able to apply for credit (and potentially soil their credit ratings) before they are mature enough to take on ...