5 Ways to Rent Your First Apartment Without Credit

Credit ratings are key when it comes to renting an apartment, as most lease applications require that you provide a credit score. In fact, according to a report by TransUnion, nearly half of all...

How to Report Rent Payments to Credit Bureaus

Having a good credit score is the key to opening many important doors in your life: it helps qualify you for car loans, mortgages, credit cards, and more. A solid, positive credit track record...

How You Can Build Your Credit by Paying Rent

Building your credit can be tricky at all phases of life, from the early days when you’re just starting to strike out on your own in college through graduation and even as you age – obtaining and...

RentTrack Study Shows Positive Impact of Rent Reporting

Rent Reporting is a new thing, so when it comes to figuring out what type of impact rent reporting might have on your credit score, a solid answer might be hard to come by. Some studies have been...

TransUnion: Rent Reporting Yields Benefits in One Month

According to a recently released analysis from TransUnion, rent reporting had quick and positive effect for a majority of consumers in the study. Considering there are now almost 40 million...

Introducing Rent Reporting: A Debt-Free Way to Build Credit

Rent reporting is a huge new opportunity for millions of renters, and especially for young adults. In this first installment of our three-part series, Introducing Rent Reporting, let’s take a look...