How to Talk to Your Significant Other About Credit Before You Put a Ring on It

Falling in love is easy - finding out everything you should know about the one you love can be trickier.

What is a Good Credit Score, and How Do You Get One?

Your credit score at its simplest definition is a number between 300 and 850 calculated from information that’s on your credit report, including information like your history of payments, how much...

Yes, Your Credit History Can Affect Your Employment Options - Here’s How

If you've ever applied for a job, you know there are a lot of hoops to jump through. From a kick ass cover letter to a stand-out resume, engaging interview and strong references, potential...

The 5 Factors That Decide Your Credit Score, Plus Tips to Improve Each One

Your credit score is one of the most important numbers you'll use as an adult. These three digits will determine your eligibility to buy big ticket items such as a house and a car, as well as...

7 Tricks for Finding the Best Apartment Within Your Budget

Apartment hunting is not usually something people look forward to doing. It is time-consuming, costly, and sometimes stressful. And to add insult to injury, financial experts recommend spending no...

18 Ways to Start Building Credit at 18 - or Any Age

Everyone has to start somewhere, and the same holds true for building credit.

9 Ways to Make Moving to a New Place Less Stressful

There are two ways you can look at moving: a stressful hassle or an exciting opportunity to make a fresh start.

Insider Secrets on Dealing With Student Loan Debt from Our 5 Top Personal Finance Blogs

If you've got or are working on a college education, you have likely done your homework on the pros and cons of higher education.

Expert Advice on How to Beat Credit Card Scammers at Their Own Game

In honor of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, we're taking a deep dive into credit card security. We consulted Justin Lavelle, Chief Communications Officer for BeenVerified, a leading...

5 Simple Steps to Fall Back Into Budgeting and Get Your Financial Life on Track

No matter how old you are, when the summer sun fades and autumn is in the air, it's back to school time.