Couple with mixed scores debate best way to land mortgage

With time and patience, you can improve your credit score and get the mortgage rate you deserve …

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When gas prices drop, budget for cash boost

Being suddenly flush with cash as gas prices drop is a good problem to have. Here are ideas on how to handle that extra money best …

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How to make a balance transfer work for you

Before transferring a card balance, learn how balance transfers can work to your advantage — or disadvantage …

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Know your rights with creditors

Do you know your rights when it comes to creditors? Yes, you can tell them to stop calling, but make sure it’s a good idea first …

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Forgotten gym dues likely won't ding credit

After closing a card due to ID theft, a consumer forgets to alert her gym. Even with three months of dues piled up, here’s why her credit likely won’t be dinged …

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