Can a credit score keep you from getting hired?

Answer Yes, a bad credit score can. An employer may question an applicant's responsibility if his credit report is bad and may decide not to hire him. As of January 2010, there are no federal laws prohibi... Read More »

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Can a garnishment keep you from getting hired?

Employers do not want to see that their employees cannot or refuse to pay back loans and have had a garnishment against them. According to MSN Money Central, employers look at applicants who have t... Read More »

What is the minimum credit score for getting a car loan?

On One Hand: About 600, But It DependsThe actual minimum credit score that a lender will consider on an auto loan depends on the standards of the particular institution, but around 560 to 600 is th... Read More »

Will getting an auto loan improve my credit score?

Getting an auto loan can help your credit score in the long run if you make all your payments on time. It can hurt your score temporarily, however, if you are making too many inquiries on your cred... Read More »

I keep getting emails on how to pay off credit cards. loans, etc. by applying for Federal Grants. Scam or not?

Anytime someone sends YOU an email like this it is to be considered SPAM and should be deleted immediately.