Personal Credit Coach

What You Need to Know before Shopping for a Mortgage

Stephen Leifer - Thursday, May 25, 2017
Buying a home is probably the largest purchase you will ever make. The best ways to ensure that you do not make a mistake that could cost you thousands or tens of thousands of dollars over the term of the loan is to shop around for the best possible mortgage for your circumstances. What should you know before shopping for your loan? How is your credit? Whether you get a loan or not is dependent on your personal credit situation. You must have a credit score that will a ..

Three Tips for Coping with Debt

Stephen Leifer - Thursday, May 18, 2017
Life Happens! If you are living from paycheck to paycheck and some life event like illness, divorce, loss of a job occurs you are likely to be having trouble paying your bills and the result of that is hearing from creditors on a regular basis, there are several things that you can do to make your financial situation better. Where should you begin? Decide What You Can Handle on Your Own There are several things you can do to help yourself dig out of your finan ..