The temptation to overspend during the holidays is very high. Yet overdoing it when it comes to holiday spending will almost certainly spell trouble for your finances and your credit, causing additional holiday debt. Naturally the best course of action when it comes to holiday spending is to set a firm budget ahead of time […]
Welcome back to part 4 of our Credit Cards 101 series. We have already covered in depth how properly used credit cards have the ability to help you start building credit from scratch or to rebuild previously damaged credit reports. Credit cards alone are not going to be a cure-all for your credit problems, of course, but they can be an important component in your overall credit restoration plan.
When it comes to credit cards an often overlooked credit improvement method is the authorized user strategy. Here is a deeper look at how the authorized user strategy works and how you might be able to benefit tremendously from asking a loved one for a favor.