A question that is often heard straight from college students is “how can i start building my credit?”. Everyone has to start from somewhere and it is not easy to get a card, if you have absolutely no credit history. If you are lucky, you might be able to get a relative to co-sign for […]

Financial experts and ordinary punters around the world have been waiting for the latest consumer credit numbers to be released in the US. The numbers are out and although on a surface they give us lots of reasons to be happy, as we dig deeper, we discover a worrying trend. A positive shift was predicted […]

Last year around this time I wrote a post titled A Plan For Turning The Economy Around. In that post, I gave five things I thought could help: no more tax breaks move up the implementation of the credit card legislation firm up credit criteria have a plan for the bailout plan help the states […]