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After building good consumer credit for yourself, if you own a company, the next step is building good credit for your business. Find out how consumer credit plays a role in that, what business credit reports and scores look like, how to check them, and good credit-building practices.

As helpful as credit counseling services can be during the credit repair process, make sure you know what to expect. What will you get? What will it cost? How will it affect your credit? And how will you find a reputable agency? Get the facts about how credit counseling services work and how to choose a good one.

What if applying for a new credit card were as simple as texting “CREDIT” to a credit card issuer? It’s practically that easy with Experian’s Text for Credit™ technology.

How Credit Repair Fees Work: Cost, Payment Structures, and the LawIf you are thinking about hiring a credit repair company, make sure you know how credit repair fees work.

What You Can Learn from CFPB Actions Against Shady Credit Repair CompaniesIf you decide to hire a credit repair company, you shouldn’t have to worry about them breaking the law.

How to Qualify for Public Service Loan ForgivenessWhen you work in public service, covering the cost of student CPN loans isn’t easy.

You May Not Even Realize You Agreed to Mandatory Arbitration: What Every Consumer Needs to KnowLet’s say you order a credit report from Equifax.

Charge Off on Credit Reports? What It Means (and How to Fix It)Whether it’s a new listing or something that’s been on your credit reports for years, a charge off is cause for concern.

Have You Looked for These Errors On Your Credit Reports?We think of credit bureaus as the ultimate authorities on creditworthiness.

fix a bad business credit score

Whether your business is just starting out or it has been operating for some time, it is essential to maintain a good credit standing.