Advertiser Disclosure

Knowing and protecting your credit score is essential to a healthy financial lifestyle. A positive score means that you are creditworthy, and enables you to get approved for major loans, as well as take advantage of great credit card offers.

Since your credit plays such a large role in what you are able to do financially, we’ve provided some basic credit information to help you understand how your credit score works, and equip you with the tools to protect your score so that it stays top-notch.

 

Check out these pages for information on credit:

What’s In Your FICO Score

Improving Your Credit Score

Protecting Your Credit Score

Building Credit

 

Check out some of our commonly asked questions:

Will Closing My Credit Card Hurt My Credit Score?