In order to have a good credit score, you must have a credit history, but it’s nearly impossible to build any credit history before you’re 18 years old. That presents a conundrum for young consumers. Find out how to get around it and start building credit as soon as you turn 18.
Your credit score impacts every aspect of your financial life, and a bad score has serious repercussions. Rebuilding your credit can take several years, but you can see progress almost immediately once you begin repairing it. If your credit score is less-than-perfect, learn how to fix it here.
Your Social Security number is worth protecting. But it seems like you’re asked for it everywhere you go. Find out how to keep it safe and reduce your chances of becoming an identity theft victim or falling prey to a financial scam.
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