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Co-signed a loan gone bad? Here's what you need to know

When co-signing a loan goes bad, the last thing you want to do is ignore the matter …

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Help! My mom uses credit cards for gambling

Credit cards and gambling can be a dangerous mix, so when Mom uses cash advances for gambling, should you be concerned?

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Should I add my son as an authorized user to my card?

When adding a teen as an authorized user to your credit card, keep in mind the adage: Good fences make good neighbors …

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Can my landlord report me to the credit bureaus?

Breaking a lease can cost you more than just a lost rental deposit — it can hurt your chances when applying for other places to rent …

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Buying a house doesn't have to come with regrets

For new homeowners, the list of expenses can be long. In most cases, however, you can address cash flow problems via careful planning and budgeting …

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