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You’ve probably heard how important it is to have a good credit score, but how do you start building your credit from scratch? Our experts are here to help you start building credit and stay on the right path to an excellent credit score.

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How to Build Credit

Building good credit is not hard if you know what steps to take, what the…

Jason Lee
Jason Lee
Jun 26, 2020
How Long Does It Take to Build Credit From Scratch?

Everyone starts out with a blank slate when it comes to their credit reports. The…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
Nov 12, 2019
UltraFICO vs. Experian Boost: Two New Ways to Build Credit

Two recent credit announcements are attracting the attention of consumers and financial institutions alike. That’s…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
Nov 13, 2019
Can Alternative Credit Scoring Help You Get a Mortgage?

By Peter Miller Lenders have an ongoing problem: No matter how many loans they create,…

The Simple Dollar Staff
The Simple Dollar Staff
Feb 20, 2020
How to Build Business Credit

Nearly all of us have heard of someone¬†financing a small business on personal credit cards…

Mia Taylor
Oct 28, 2019
Hard Inquiries and Soft Pulls on Your Credit Report: What’s the Difference?

What's the difference between a hard inquiry and a soft pull, and how long do…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
Feb 5, 2020