I Knew My Relationship Was Doomed When My Boyfriend Revealed He Didn’t Know How Credit Works

“Yeah, I just leave a little unpaid every month. That’s a good way to increase your credit.”

How Much Can You Really Save With Credit Card Rewards?

I’ve already earned enough miles for a free flight!

How a $12 T-Shirt Got Me Evicted

And how I slowly rebuilt my credit score.

Equifax Freezes Fees on Credit Freezes

Because consumers turned up the heat.

I Guess We Should Discuss the Equifax Thing

There is so much speculation going on right now—and a lot of conflicting advice.

American Express Launches “Pay It Plan It,” an Interest-Free Installment Plan for Cardholders

It’s interest-free, but there’s a fee.

What It’s Like to Apartment-Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score

Sure enough, a few days later the agent who was processing our application sent us a puzzled email: how could a gainfully employed 27-year-old possibly be missing from every single credit database?

Who Else Regularly Checks Their Credit Report?

How Much Can A Credit Score Tell You About A Person?

Facebook Wants to Judge Your Credit Worthiness By the Company You Keep