There's now a stigma attached to prepaid debit cards because of high fees and few benefits. Here's how they could clean up their image.
Potential employers can pull your credit report, with your permission. Declining can raise red flags.
As US unemployment remains high, several states are making it easier to find work -- even for those who have bad credit.
If you have lousy credit or no credit history, a secured credit card can help you boost your credit scores.
You've seen the ads guaranteeing to erase your bad credit history. Are these people for real, and are they worth it?
Here are the things to ask yourself before you apply for a new piece of plastic to ensure that you get the right card for your needs.
If at least 2 of these red flags apply to your financial situation, you could be heading toward big trouble.
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