Good Question: How Is Your Credit Score Determined?Your credit score plays a role in so many things; from buying a home to getting a student loan. It even plays a role in getting car insurance. And it affects millions of consumers.
Tips On Auto Financing If You Have Poor CreditEasy credit and longer-term loans currently being offered at auto dealerships can make buying an expensive car alluring, but don't get reeled in.
How To Buy A Car With Bad CreditIt's not easy, but when you need transportation, there are ways to find a car despite a low credit score.
Don’t Neglect End-Of-Year Tax Write OffsIn the midst of the holidays, taxes are likely the last thing on the minds of most people. But maybe they shouldn't be. From selling a car to buying energy efficient windows, there are ways to get money back before 2013 comes to an end. And there may be a few extra tax deductions that most people don’t even know about, according to Jeff Bergerson of Bergerson Tax Services in St. Paul. The Energy Efficient Credit is a major one.
The Good Life For Less: Give College Students A Little CreditBack to school time is upon us. We usually think of little ones heading off to class, but there are lots of college kids who will be heading off to dorms and starting their lives as adults.
Good Question: What Happens If U.S. Goes Into Default?When it comes to credit, we all have our limit. And the U.S. government has maxed out its $14.3 trillion debt ceiling. So what happens if the limit isn't raised? What happens if the United States can't pay its bills?
Jill Schlesinger of CBS Moneywatch on Credit Scores And InvestingCBS Moneywatch editor at large Jill Schlesinger shares a look at the importance of your credit score.
Cargill To Divest Itself Of Stake In Mosaic Co.Agribusiness conglomerate Cargill Inc. said Tuesday it will turn over its 64 percent stake in fertilizer maker Mosaic Co. to Cargill stakeholders and debt holders in an effort to boost Cargill's credit profile and keep it a private company.
St. Cloud Thieves Steal Credit Cards From WorkplacesSt. Cloud Police are warning people about leaving their purse or wallet unattended while at work.