As of yesterday, one of my loans at Lending Club became “31-120 days late” — this means the borrower is not making his monthly payment and I could end up losing that money. Since I have 20 active loans, this represents a 5% loss if the loan should default. Curious, I dug a little deeper, … Read moreWhy Borrowers with Bad Credit Pay a Higher Interest Rates
I knew that applying for too many credit cards could adversely effect on my credit score. However, the concept wasn’t picture perfect until I read Rocket Finance’s story where he said, “we traded our credit score of 748 at it’s highest point in exchange for favor from credit card companies.” How Did I Sell My … Read moreAre You Selling Your Credit Score?
I came across Check Your Credit Score For Free post on All Financial Matters Blog today, which shared a tool that will estimate your credit score for free. The tool was good, but I found a better one called myFICO FICO Score Estimator (it’s faster and there’s no advertisement). The calculator asks you 10 questions … Read moremyFICO Score and Free Credit Score Estimator