Category: Alternative Credit

Financial Literacy 101: Credit in America today

Financial Literacy 101: Credit in America today

In our first Financial Literacy 101 blog, we covered credit score basics: What it is, what the scores mean and how they're determined. In this piece, we're going to shift our focus to the country as a whole. If you're curious about

Can bad credit hurt your job search?

Can bad credit hurt your job search?

Millions of Americans have likely learned the hard way over the past few years that bad or limited credit histories can make it very difficult to establish a strong financial base. This is true for a large number of reasons, but perhaps the

Just how many people are

Just how many people are 'credit invisible?'

One of the big issues for many consumers who do not have access to credit right now is that they feel as though they have no real way of proving themselves fit to borrow responsibly. And as far as many of the nation's financial institutions

Four things wrong with traditional credit

Four things wrong with traditional credit

Over the last few years, a growing amount of attention in the lending industry has been paid to just how many people are shut out of it. While using past credit performance to evaluate a person's future creditworthiness has long been a

25-32 of 33<  1  2  3  4  5  >