Tag: Loan

How Your Credit Score Affects Your Love Life

Having poor credit that is different from your partner can be very difficult and embarrassing. But, when both of you have a bad report...

Four Ways To Fund Your Small Business

When you are looking to get a small business off the ground, one of your primary concerns is funding. How you use your funding...

Do You Have What It Takes To Build Your Data Office?

“Having a data office means executives accept data’s strategic value; that data is an executive priority for our organization. Having a data office means...

The Extra Mile

LOOKING BEYOND THE HORIZON TO DELIVER: VALUE CHALLENGES in life, in career, in relationships and in every other walk of life can be looked at...

Student Loan Delinquencies are Sky High

Courtesy of: Visual Capitalist Simple arithmetic shows one of these loans is not like the other What do you get when you combine skyrocketing tuition costs,...

Give Lenders More Time to Implement New Borrower Disclosure Rules

The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) will soon implement new rules to better inform borrowers about their mortgage loans and give them more accurate...

How Important is “Savings” in Starting a Business?

by Debbie Ruston, Featured Contributor I RECENTLY READ an article that stated one should save at least 1-2 years salary before starting a business. While...

Tight Credit Has Hurt Minority Borrowers The Most

African American and Hispanic households have been disproportionately affected by overly tight mortgage lending standards—and they constitute a surprisingly large share of the 4...

What Might Surprise You About Alternative Credit Scores

Consumers without credit scores are essentially ineligible to apply for lending products such as credit cards, mortgages, and auto loans. But recent advances in...

Credit Scoring: Demystified

What exactly is a credit score, and why is it so important? If you’ve been unlucky enough to be turned down for a mortgage,...