Quick Tip: Credit, Why Does It Matter

Credit—Why does it matter? Over the years, I’ve had many younger customers that were shocked because the payment on the car they wanted was too high. The problem wasn’t that they didn’t use a financial calculator; the problem was that they underestimated the impact of not paying their bills on time. Unfortunately, when you are […]

5 Resources to Help You Make Sense of Your Three-Digit Number

Your FICO Score, more commonly referred to as your credit score, can determine many things in your life so it’s imperative you understand what those three-digit numbers mean and how to maintain a good one. If you haven’t checked your score lately, you can be sure someone else has. Every time you receive a credit […]

4 Things You Ought to Do Before a Dealer Runs Your Credit

Are you in the market for a new or used car, but don’t know if your credit is good enough to get the keys? Don’t worry, getting a car loan is becoming somewhat easier these days after years in which auto lending went from crazy easy to crazy hard. It’s still however, very beneficial to […]