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Survey Results: When Divorce Does Damage to Your Credit

Learn how credit is impacted by divorce, and hear from survey respondents what they learned and would do differently

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Video: Customer Care Stories – Roy

September 9, 2016

Hear how Customer Care agents are able to reach out, connect, and make a difference for callers.

Can You Buy a House with Bad Credit?

September 8, 2016

Dear Experian, I would like to buy my first home. I have been cleaning up and paying down my credit. My score is going up but I still have...

How to Start Building Credit

September 6, 2016

Dear Experian, I’m currently a college student. How do I start building credit? Is having a credit card enough to establish credit while being a college student? –          KMA...

Protecting Seniors from Identity Theft

September 2, 2016

Are the seniors in your life as protected as they think they are from threats of identity theft? Here's how you can help.

Should I Cancel My Credit Card? Will Doing So Hurt My Credit?

September 1, 2016

Dear Experian, I just opened a new credit card and I’m trying to learn more about how credit cards affect my credit score. I believe I have four credit cards...

Audio: Survey Results – College Students and Credit

September 1, 2016

Get the scoop on how recent college graduates grade their financial preparedness to enter the world - and how they rank their institutions.

What credit score do I need to buy a house?

August 31, 2016

Dear Experian, My FICO credit score is “stuck” at 680. I have not had any late payments. I’ve had two car loans over the last 10 years that I...

Should You Lease a Vehicle or Buy?

August 30, 2016

If you decide to join nearly the 30 percent of Americans who lease a vehicle, learn key steps you can take to ensure you're getting the best deal.

Audio: Experian Etc. with Tonya Rapley

August 30, 2016

Hear what finance blogger Tonya Rapley prescribes to help reach your goals of financial freedom, no matter your current state.

Audio: Experian Etc. with Dorethia Kelly

August 30, 2016

Listen in with personal finance expert Dorethia Kelly as she shares some tips for getting your finances back on the right road.

Can judgments included in bankruptcy be deleted?

August 25, 2016

Dear Experian, There is a judgment appearing on my credit report that was included in my bankruptcy. Will it be deleted? – JMV Dear JMV, When judgments included in...

College Budgeting: What to Know When You Head to Campus

August 24, 2016

Heading off to campus? Prepare now to keep a realistic budget intact that won't have you frustrated before finals.