How to Fix Your Credit Report Part 9

Ok, this is the final part of eliminating your debts of the How to Fix Your Credit – Personal Finance Series. Today’s discussion revolves around extreme cases. You would use these methods to eliminate debt quickly due to one of the following: You have an eviction shown on your credit report and need to prove […]

How to Fix Your Credit Report Part 8

  Part 7 of the series, How to Fix Your Credit – Personal Finance Series, was about my favorite trick of eliminating debts fast – 0% balance transfer offers. Now let’s touch on something that you should be able to do fairly easy, using nonrecurring/unexpected income towards your debt. Put All Nonrecurring Income Towards Your […]

How to Fix Your Credit Report Part 7

  Last week in part 6 of the How to Fix Your Credit – Personal Finance Series, we discussed two debt elimination methods, the Avalanche Method and the Snowball Method. Hopefully, you’ve chosen a strategy and have a plan of how to get extra money to pay them down. If your credit is in a […]

How to Fix Your Credit Report Part 6

Last week in part 5 of the How to Fix Your Credit – Personal Finance Series, we reviewed paying more than the minimum balance to pay down your debt. Now, let’s discuss two popular payment methods: The Avalanche Method and the Snowball Method. Choosing a Method to Pay Your Debts A few methods exist of […]

How to Fix Your Credit Report Part 5

In part 4 of the How to Fix Your Credit – Personal Finance Series, we started to learn how to get your report in mint condition. Last week we started with negotiating terms with your lenders. This week we’ll review a pretty basic strategy. Although this may seem common sense to you, for many others […]

How to Fix Your Credit – Part 4

In part 3 of the How to Fix Your Credit -Personal Finance Series, I reviewed how to handle inaccuracies on your credit report. Now in one week, everything is not in order yet, but you can start working on other accounts. In the upcoming week’s, I’ll review how to start getting your report in mint […]

How to Fix Your Credit – Part 3

In part 2 of the How to Fix Your Credit -Personal Finance Series, I reviewed the 7 Important Sections of your report. Now we’ll discuss how to handle any inaccuracies you’ve noticed. The Four Dispute Methods and Which is Best There are four methods to dispute any inaccuracies you find in your credit report. Either […]

How to Fix Your Credit – Part 2

    Here is Part 2 of the How to Fix Your Credit -Personal Finance Series: Understanding Your Credit Report – 7 Important Sections So now that you have your credit report in hand, via paper or electronic, it’s time to decipher this thing down. Let’s review the seven important sections that are on your credit report. […]

How to Fix Your Credit – Part 1

You may have noticed I touch on a lot of financial topics, and that’s because I feel we (women) should always be on top of our financial game. So I decided to go a bit in depth with how you can get started on having a stellar credit report. I’m not an expert by any […]