Blog Posts

Pros and Cons of Credit Card Use

Everyone has heard horror stories of consumers who have fallen into unspeakable credit card debt. Credit cards can be great but it’s also important to be educated to spend responsibly. Here are some pros and cons to shopping with a credit card:

August 12, 2016

Asset Concerns, Money Management, Rebuilding Credit

What is a credit score?

When thinking about filing for bankruptcy, many people are hesitant to do so as they are worried about the effect it will have on their credit score. So, what exactly is a credit score?

May 31, 2016

Bankruptcy, Rebuilding Credit

Buying A House After A Bankruptcy

If you’ve declared bankruptcy in the past, know that you’re not alone. Further, know that your situation is nothing to be ashamed of. No one wants to declare bankruptcy; sometimes, it may be the only solution to a difficult situation.

August 18, 2015

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy, Rebuilding Credit

How is a credit score calculated?

A number of specific factors go into determining a credit score. Scores change frequently as these factors are based on what someone does or doesn’t do with the credit they already have available. Here is a little insight into what goes into a credit score:

August 6, 2015

Rebuilding Credit