Your credit score can affect how much it costs to insure your car, home, life and more. Insurers use the information in your credit report (among other risk factors) to generate a credit-based insurance score that helps determine your monthly premiums.
President Trump has ordered an extension of suspended payments for federal student loans through Dec. 31, extending the CARES Act suspension through the end of the year. The forbearance continues to provide some economic relief to borrowers who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Payments are not required, and interest does not accrue during this time. But if you can afford to make your payments, it can save you some money...
Know the difference between hard inquiries and soft inquiries on your credit report.
Looking to buy a new home or refinance your current mortgage loan? Your credit score plays an important role in determining your mortgage rates.
It’s a good idea to close joint credit cards after a divorce or breakup. Here are some tips on how to close joint credit cards effectively.
There are different credit scoring models, but they don’t all carry the same weight with lenders. In fact, 90% of lenders use FICO® Scores, according to Fair Isaac Corp.
Blackbaud, a cloud computing provider that focuses on serving nonprofits and universities, is facing criticism for paying ransom in data breach.
There are two main groups that are affected in a data breach: the organizations that experience a data breach and the individuals who have personally identifiable information stored in the company’s database.
A new report found that the personal information of 275,000 Instacart customer accounts is for sale in two dark web stores. Instacart officials said they are not aware of a data breach.
With many working from home for the unforeseen future during the coronavirus pandemic, cybersecurity at home should be top of mind. Protecting your company’s data as well as your personal data is essential during this time. Here are four tips to help make sure your data is secure. 1. Use a Virtual Private Network (VPN) A business VPN allows for data to be transmitted securely by using an encrypted tunnel. This allows for communication between a...
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