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6 Steps To Improve Your Credit Score

If you make the most of your credit score it will impact on so much more of your life than you initially imagine. As well as effecting mortgages, loans and credit cards it will influence mobile phone contracts, car insurance and even the types of bank accounts you can get. So it is important that your credit score is the best available though it will not be the only factor that decides whether a company will lend to you, after all it is just a tool they use to determine if they will be making money from you. Prove where…

9 Reasons Why So Many People Are In Debt

Getting into debt is such a common occurrence in Western nations that it could be considered an epidemic. It can tear couples apart, be a constant source of stress to an individual or even worse. If you are one of those people who don’t see a way out, please read this thoughtful piece by Jackie Beck. We don’t want you wallowing or feeling bad about yourself for getting into debt. It happens. But to get over a problem we must admit that we have one and a good way to do that is look at the reasons why the problem…

5 Good Reasons To Go into Debt

It might be a surprise to see a finance site like us to talk about debt in a positive fashion. However there are two types of debt that you can get into; good debt and bad debt. Most people are so involved and stressed out with bad debt that they think of all debt as bad. Bad debt is set up to keep you paying someone else interest on money for as long as possible for benefits that you will have forgotten long before the original debt is paid. It is the way that a lot of the economy works…