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Pre-Approved Credit Card Not a Golden Ticket

There is a part of us that really likes getting offered items of all kinds, especially things that are free. It could be something as inconsequential as a free sample from the local market, or it may go as far as winning the lottery. When someone is willingly handing you something, how can you possibly […]

3 Credit Myths Debunked

There have been a lot of great movies in recent years based on mythological characters: Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010), Clash of the Titans (2010), Immortals (2011), and Thor (2011). Myth-based movies are great entertainment, but myths about your credit score can be expensive. The following three myths about your credit […]

Don’t Fall Down the Rabbit Hole!

Once upon a time (2008, to be exact), bankers were shrunken down into little white rabbits, wearing top hats, and sporting coat tails. These joyful little imps foisted one alluring 0% interest rate credit application after another in consumers’ faces, leading them down a financial rabbit hole. Consumers were giddy with dollar signs in their […]