What Does an Increase in the Federal Interest Rate Mean for Me?

On June 14, 2017, the Federal Reserve raised the federal interest rate for the fourth time since the 2008 financial crisis, bringing the rate up to 1.25%. The... Read More
Nov 2, 2017
2 min read

Financial First Aid: Repairing Your Credit Score

Do you have to take a deep breath whenever anybody mentions the dreaded credit score? Many of us have run into unexpected challenges when trying to maintain... Read More
Oct 3, 2017
5 min read

Credit Freeze: Here's What You Need to Know Before You Put That Credit On Ice

Since the announcement of the Equifax breach, you might have noticed friends and social media posts urging you to order a credit freeze. When hacks occur, the... Read More
Sep 21, 2017
4 min read

Establishing Credit: Tips to Help You Manage Your First Credit Card

In the last post, we discussed strategies to establishing credit when you’re starting to adult. For this post, we’ll focus on how to begin establishing... Read More
Aug 31, 2017
4 min read

Establishing Credit: 3 Ways to Help You Build Credit History

Like it or not, if you want do this adulting thing right then you’ll need two things: a professional wardrobe and credit. But when you get to the magical... Read More
Aug 24, 2017
4 min read