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Time to Bury These Myths About Credit

Despite the combined efforts of personal finance experts, financial bloggers and news sites to educate consumers, some credit myths still refuse to die.

6 Ways to Freshen Up Your Finances

Spring is the perfect time to evaluate your financial situation and tidy up your budget, bank accounts, debts and investments. Here are six tips for sprucing up your finances.

5 Ways Taxes Can Affect Your Credit

Finding that you owe the IRS money come tax time shouldn't affect your credit reports. But if you don't have the money to pay what you owe, it can affect your credit score.

The 3 Most Common Credit Report Errors

When scouring your credit report for errors, pay attention to your address and credit limit information -- and don't gloss over simple details such as your name.