Good Financial Reads: What You Need to Know About Your Credit Score
Credit Report and Score 101
You’re stoked. You found the perfect house and are ready to apply for a mortgage. The lending company then performs its due diligence and tells you you’re not qualified for a loan. You later discover that someone opened credit cards in your name and ran amok.
This is one of the main reasons why good financial hygiene involves regularly checking and monitoring your credit.