July 13, 2010

Consumers' Credit is Tanking – More Q&A

When it comes to managing your money, three little digits wield tremendous power over your future – and we’re not talking about your cholesterol or weight.  […]
July 6, 2010

Credit Cards & Debt: 25 Cold-Hard Facts

Credit cards can be your best friend or worst enemy. They are one of your life’s major financial assets and you need to know how to […]
June 29, 2010

10 Credit Score Myths

The technical definition of a credit score is “is a numerical expression based on a statistical analysis of a person’s credit files, to represent the creditworthiness […]
June 23, 2010

In the Know: How to Detect Leasing Fraud

In this age of information and technology, you might expect to learn a new, high-tech formula for detecting fraud. In fact, the same automation that creates […]
June 15, 2010

10 Things You Need to Know About Debt

Despite recent news reports about the less-than-professional antics of some debt collectors, most agencies adhere to the government’s rules and regulations, outlined in the Fair Debt […]
June 8, 2010

Creditors Turn to Social Media Sites to Identify Risky Customers

According to Nielsen Online, 67% of the global online population uses Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or a similar social media network to stay in touch with friends, […]
June 1, 2010

30 Mind-Blowing Money Facts

Do you think you know a lot about money? Maybe you do. Maybe you don’t. But let’s see if any of the following facts, compiled by […]
May 26, 2010

10 Tips to Protect Your Nest Egg

Older investors are among the top targets for con artists. The files of state securities agencies are filled with tragic examples of senior investors who have […]
May 18, 2010

Scam Artists Target People Trying to Repair Their Nest Eggs

According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, the number of Baby Boomers becoming targets of investment schemes, is greatly on the rise.  Here are the facts:  Many investors […]