Quiz: Your Holiday Spending Profile

Are you king of the holiday budget, or are you more of a true Scrooge? Test your knowledge of holiday spending and ID theft here.

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The FICO® Score Powered by Experian and You: Understanding Key Factors

July 29, 2016

When it comes to your credit scores, knowledge is power! Be an expert on the key factors of your FICO Score powered by Experian.

Survey Results: Experian’s Credit Games

July 27, 2016

Many admit they lag behind – with almost half saying they need a lot more training before they can compete for higher credit scores and better interest rates.

Experian’s Credit Games – Skills Distance Challenge (Part 3 of 3)

July 22, 2016

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!

Experian’s Credit Games – Skills Powerlift (Part 2 of 3)

July 22, 2016

Already tested your know-how in our credit skills sprint? Audit your skills in our three-part challenge to try your luck!

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

July 22, 2016

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!

Rethinking Your Relationship with Money

July 21, 2016

Need to change your approach to money from a mental or emotional perspective? Learn how thinking differently can help.

Infographic: Living Your Best Financial Life

July 19, 2016

Not sure where your money’s going these days? Look over some of our ideas to help control your finances to power your best financial life.

Does everyone start out with the same credit score?

July 19, 2016

In essence, we all start out with no score at all (not zero). You don’t start with a perfect score and go down or start with zero and go...

Will your score go down if you check it?

July 19, 2016

Checking your own report and purchasing a credit score at www.annualcreditreport.com or at www.experian.com, or subscribing to other credit monitoring services will never hurt your credit scores. A “soft”...

How can I pay off my credit line quickly?

July 19, 2016

The only way to pay something off quickly is to pay more than the minimum due toward it. The more you can put towards the debt, beyond the minimum...

How long does it take for car inquiries to drop off for one car?

July 19, 2016

An inquiry will stay on your credit report for two years from the date of the inquiry. However, the effect of the inquiry on credit scores will start to...

What’s the best way to correct negative credit information on your credit report?

July 19, 2016

Accurate negative information will remain in your credit report for seven years from the date of the late payment. If an account is charged off and sent to collection...