Join our #CreditChat on Twitter every Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET.
This week, we will be hosting a two-hour special discussion to talk about actions you can take to improve your financial situation and set you up for success.
Topic: Money Moves You Will Be Thankful For
When: Wednesday, November 25, 2020, at 3 p.m. ET.
If you have questions, please DM us on Twitter.
The panel will include Rod Griffin: Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian; Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian; Marybeth Hamilton: Owner of BabySavers.com; Beverly Harzog: Credit Card Expert and Consumer Finance Analyst for U.S. News; Lawrence D. Sprung: CFP® President of Mitlin Financial, Inc; Take Charge America; Dr. Barbara O’Neill: Owner/CEO of Money Talk; and Paulina Likos: Investing Reporter at U.S. News.
Q1: Why is budgeting important?
Q2: What are your financial goals?
Q3: What are some steps to setting up a personalized budget?
Q4: What are some budgeting methods to consider?
Q5: What are some tips for sticking to a budget?
Q6: What’s your favorite budgeting app to help you manage your money?
Q7: What is a 401(k) plan, and how does it work?
Q8: How can you save for retirement without a 401(k) plan?
Q9: How much should you be contributing to your 401(k)?
Q10: Should you pay off debt before you invest?
Q11: What are some tips to help pay off debt more quickly?
Q12: What bills are negotiable, and what are some tips on negotiating your bills?
Q13: How does budgeting affect credit?
Q14: How are credit scores calculated?
Q15: How can you start building credit for the first time?
Q16: What are some steps you can take to improve your credit scores?
Q17: How long does it take to rebuild a credit score?
Q18: How does Experian Boost work, and what do you need to use it?
Q19: What’s the best money advice you’ve ever received?
Q20: What are your thoughts on our weekly #CreditChat discussions?
Enter below for a chance to win a $50 gift card! We will be announcing two winners every 30 minutes during the chat!
Participants have a chance to win one of eight (8) $50 gift cards! To enter, read our terms and conditions below, then complete these tasks:
Credit Chat Sweepstakes