Archive for June, 2010

Consumer Credit Bill of Rights

Here is a quick rundown of the Consumer Credit Bill of Rights. As a consumer of credit, you can look forward to more protection from credit provider and debt collector abuses. Mortgages • Lenders would no longer be allowed to pay mortgage brokers a commission based on the interest rate for a home loan. The law would […]


Improving Your Credit Score

If improving your credit score is your goal, the first step is to request your free credit reports from each of the three credit reporting agencies. It’s important to know where your credit score currently stands before you move ahead. Secondly, pay your bills on time. Up to 35% of your credit score is based on whether you have […]