Can vet bills be included in bankruptcy?

Trying to include luxury items in your bankruptcy proceedings can be problematic, but are vet bills considered luxury?

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Slim credit file requires thinking creatively

Been off the credit grid for a while? You still may have evidence of a solid credit history. Here are some ways to prove you can handle a mortgage

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Don't let dreams of buying a home fade

Do you want to buy a home, but you have poor credit? Don’t despair. In as little as a year, you can turn things around

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On purging unused accounts from credit reports

Even if you aren’t using an account, it stays on your credit reports for 10 years. But that may not be a bad thing

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Maximize your very first credit card

It doesn’t matter if a credit card is secured. What matters is that the card reports to the credit bureaus. Make sure you know the answer

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