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How to Get a Good Credit Score, Fix Bad Credit & Be Debt Free

How to Get a Good Credit Score and Fix Bad Credit in Canada By Debra PangestuIf you are wondering how to fix your credit score in Canada or resolve some bad credit issues on your credit report, we’ll show you how you can fix four common problems. Depending on your...

5 Steps to Rebuilding Credit in Canada

5 Steps You Can Take to Rebuild Your Credit Score By Debra PangestuPast money mistakes can have an impact on our credit score and hamper our chances of qualifying for a loan or getting a good interest rate; but the good news is, with some time and perseverance it is...

Credit Reporting & Credit Ratings – 3 of the Worst Myths Debunked and Explained

Credit Reporting & Credit Ratings – 3 of the Worst Myths Debunked and Explained By Julie Jaggernath Credit reporting and credit ratings are two of the most asked about topics of personal finance that we encounter. Each week we hear countless questions about the...
5 Steps to Rebuilding Credit in Canada

5 Steps to Rebuilding Credit in Canada

5 Steps You Can Take to Rebuild Your Credit Score By Debra PangestuPast money mistakes can have an impact on our credit score and hamper our chances of qualifying for a loan or getting a good interest rate; but the good news is, with some time and perseverance it is...

How to Rebuild Credit in Canada

How to Rebuild Credit in Canada

How to Rebuild Credit in Canada Your credit score is your ticket to qualifying for a loan, securing a credit card or locking in a good interest rate on a mortgage. While your credit score is just a number, it’s an invaluable indicator that lets banks and lenders know...

7 Steps to a Great Credit Score

7 Steps to a Great Credit Score

7 Steps to a Great Credit Score Have you ever wondered if only rich people have awesome credit scores? Wonder no longer. The truth is you don’t have to be rich to have an awesome credit score. You just have to learn to live within your means. The ironic thing is that...

The Importance of a Good Credit Rating

The Importance of a Good Credit Rating

The Importance of a Good Credit Rating Q: I'm having a hard time getting my son to understand the importance of a good credit rating. He lives at home, works full time but struggles to keep on top of his bills. A: Your son, like a lot of young people today, has yet to...

How is Your Credit Score Calculated?

How is Your Credit Score Calculated?

How is Your Credit Score Calculated? Have you ever wondered how your credit score is calculated? Have you asked, but are always given vague answers? Wonder no more. We will tell you exactly how credit scores are determined for most people and then allow you to get a...

How to Get an Awesome Credit Score

How to Get an Awesome Credit Score

How to Get an Awesome Credit Score Have you ever wondered if only rich people have awesome credit scores? Wonder no longer. The truth is you don’t have to be rich to have an awesome credit score. You just have to learn to live within your means. The ironic thing is...

Hurting Your Credit Score

Hurting Your Credit Score

Hurting Your Credit Score Myth: "I hear that every time someone checks your credit it lowers your credit score." Myth Buster: While there is some truth to this statement, there are some exceptions. Most notably is that you can check your own credit report whenever you...

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