My husband and I experienced financial ruin like so many in the last few years. When the economy went into a tailspin, so did our credit scores. We had worked so hard to build up a good reputation and it seemed all was lost in just a few months. After talking to an attorney we decided bankruptcy was best for us. The problem is that, while the bankruptcy might stop credit collectors and offer a fresh start, it does not help with your credit score. In fact the bankruptcy does more damage to ... Continue Reading
Learn how to easily improve your credit score after suffering financially or through a bankruptcy.
If you’ve experienced cyber identity theft, these steps will help you on the road to reclaiming your information.
It may seem ironic in modern times, with all the advances in technology, but identity theft continues to be a real problem. Sure, there are simple and essential precautions you can take to prevent cyber identity theft, but the sad reality is that this type of crime continues to spiral out of control. The Federal Trade Commission reports that as many as 9 million Americans are affected by this modern day theft each year. This means it could even happen to you or someone you know. Here are the ... Continue Reading