Are Lenders Required to Report Negative Information to the Credit Bureaus?
“John, I’ve been reading your articles for a while. You often talk about how the credit bureaus can’t report bad stuff for more than
How Many Credit Cards Should You Have?
I’m asked this question on a weekly basis and have been for years. The infatuation with the optimal number of credit cards makes me smile becaus
Credit Card Reviews: Best Credit Cards for Families
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Can Disputing Information On My Credit Report Backfire?
I received the following question from a Minter regarding disputing information on his credit report.“John, I have a negative item on two of my credit
How to Set Yourself Up for Success During the Holidays
What’s in store for your credit this holiday shopping season? Holiday shopping season is upon us. Whether you’re looking for a good deal on something
Guest Post: Using Mint to Pay Down $14,000 in Credit Card Debt
Our guest blogger, Kathryn Bradt, is one-half of the duo behind the Dames in Debt blog. The Dames are sisters working off their combined $250,000 wort