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LifeLock vs. Privacy Guard: Which Credit Monitoring Service Is Best?
Jul 10, 2014 - Your credit score is generally the biggest factor in determining whether you get approved for a home or car loan and credit card. That?s why it?s important to protect your credit and make sure that there aren?t any mistakes on your credit reports by monitoring them with a reputable company. The r...
Millennials Know Less About Credit Than Most Adults
Jun 17, 2014 - Are you a Millennial? Do you know your credit score? Then you are one of the few. Millennials know less about their credit scores than previous generations, according to a study released last month by the Consumer Federation of America and VantageScore. The results of the study show that millenni...
Best Credit Cards For Average Credit
Jun 3, 2014 - Do you have less-than-perfect credit and want a credit card to start building your credit scores? No need to stress; we've broken down all the best credit cards for those with average credit. These credit cards are designed for those with average credit, which means your chances of getting approv...
Will Identity Guard Protect Me And My Spouse?
May 23, 2014 - Q: Will one of Identity Guard's $14.99 memberships protect both me and my spouse? We share joint accounts, so can't we just use one account and both be protected? No, unfortunately one Identity Guard membership protects only one adult. In order for both you and your spouse to get protected with I...
What Is a Credit Utilization Ratio?
Apr 23, 2014 - Q: I am trying to improve my credit score and heard the term "credit utilization ratio." What is it and how does it work? A: While there are many factors that go into your credit score, according to FICO, your credit utilization ratio is a factor that makes up 30% of your credit score, which [...]
Which Credit Report Monitoring is Best?
The best credit report monitoring service depends on what you're looking for. Our top-rated services offer free trials, so you can try them out at no cost and make sure they're right for you. These trials include free instant access to your credit scores, score explanations, 3-bureau credit monitoring and more. We've signed up for, used and evaluated all these services to get the information you'll need to make your decision.
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