Experian’s Credit Games – Skills Sprint (Part 1 of 3)

Put your credit knowledge to the test to test your fate and see how you fare. Audit your skills in our three-part challenge to try your luck!

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Is it true that you should only use 30% at a time to have good credit?

May 24, 2016

Credit scoring companies have said your debt-to-limit ratio, known as your “utilization rate”, should never exceed 30 percent of the credit limit. What this means is that you don’t...

What’s the perfect credit score you can have?

May 24, 2016

It depends on the scoring system. There are many different scores and all have different scoring scales. Some go to 850; others may go to 920 or 950. The...

What’s a good credit card to get to build credit? How do you know a good one to get?

May 24, 2016

A good credit card to build credit is the one that you have. Just be sure that it’s reported to at least one of the national credit reporting companies....

What is the difference between a secured card and prepaid card?

May 24, 2016

A secured card functions almost identically to a standard revolving credit card account. The primary difference is that the credit limit is tied to your savings account balance. To...

Saluting Your Service: A Servicemember’s Guide to Credit

May 21, 2016

Learn the ways that your military service can impact your credit - and also offer special options available that are unique to you.

Video: Customer Care Stories – Orleana

May 20, 2016

Orleana from our Fraud Resolution group shares how, when discovering suspect activity in your credit report, connecting with a live agent can help callers recover and move on.

Graduates and Credit: Survey Results

May 19, 2016

Grads! Need to brush up on your credit skills fast? Download our PDF Guide to post-college credit to see where you can learn more to fill in knowledge gaps...

Video: Customer Care Stories – Moncie

May 19, 2016

Meet Moncie from our Customer Care team, and learn why helping others with their credit questions is her favorite part of her role with Experian.

Video: Customer Care Stories – Art

May 19, 2016

Art, with our Fraud Resolution team, joins to share the peace of mind callers share once they learn they have with a dedicated resolution specialist to work through their...

Audio: Low Credit Delinquency

May 19, 2016

When rates of credit delinquency drop, what can it mean for the rest of us? It’s good news in this edition of the Credit Report REPORT.

Video: Customer Care Stories – Ashlee

May 19, 2016

Hear directly from Ashlee, a member of our Customer Care team, on how talking to a real person with your credit questions can make an important difference.

Audio: Late Charges and Your Scores

May 19, 2016

It might be the cardinal rule of payments: they have to happen on time. When they don’t, it can be for any number of reasons when life gets busy,...