Posts by Josh Aston
15
Nov
Amazon's Alexa and Credit “Alexa, what’s my FICO credit score?” That’s right: The voice technology you use to check the weather, play music, and place online orders can now answer questions about your credit. Read More...
06
Nov
home and credit If you’re looking to buy a home, you may be wondering if acquiring a mortgage will have an impact on your credit. Read More...
20
Oct
debt for vacation According to a 2015 Experian study, about 46 percent of consumer respondents said they had to finance a vacation with credit cards because they hadn’t saved enough ahead of time to cover the full cost of the trip. Read More...
09
Oct
27
Sep
Are Employers Looking at Your Credit Score? The good news is that if a company accesses your credit history as part of their hiring process, your actual credit score does not show up in that report. Read More...
18
Sep
What Happens to Debt after Death While it may not be the most pleasant thought to consider, for the growing number of people with long-standing financial obligations, many often wonder what happens to that debt after we pass away. Read More...
08
Sep
loan with bad credit Though it might seem like your past credit troubles will make it impossible for you to have consumer successes such as getting a loan, you’re not alone – and that means more avenues for the credit-impaired. Read More...
23
Aug
credit repair legal For everyone who’s seen an ad on a website promising to wipe clean your credit history and provide you with a new vista of credit opportunities practically overnight, you’ve probably asked yourself – could that possibly be legal? Read More...
28
Jul
Bad Credit House We would all like to think that homeownership is still a realistic part of the American Dream, the biggest purchase most consumers will make in their lives. Read More...