Category news: Alternative Credit

Where Can Consumers Go to Find Alternative Credit?

Far too many people are under the mistaken impression that if a major lender tells them “no” they have no other alternatives to consider. While that was the story once upon a time, it is no longer the case for all credit situations and circumstances.


Average Consumer Credit Scores on the Rise

As of September 10, 2019, consumer FICO credit scores hit a new high with the average, nationwide credit score increasing 11 points during the preceding quarter, according to the Washington Post.


How a Secured Credit Card Can Boost Your Credit Score

The difference between reaching your goals or not attaining them might depend on three numbers — your credit score. With a good credit score, you may receive a loan for a car, house or small business, all of which change your life. Without a good credit score, you may not qualify for loans or lenders charge exceptionally high interest.