Posts Tagged: Fico

How to Use Your Rent Payments to Boost Your Credit Score
How to Use Your Rent Payments to Boost Your Credit Score

How to Use Your Rent Payments to Boost Your Credit Score

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
By Christine DiGangi One of the many reasons someone might look at your credit scores is to figure out if you’re likely to repay any money you borrow, so you’d think having a history of paying a huge monthly bill on time would be good for your credit. But in many cases, one of the…
10-Step Countdown to Your First Apartment
10-Step Countdown to Your First Apartment

10-Step Countdown to Your First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
So, you’re looking for your first apartment. Follow these steps and you’ll be on your own before you know it—even if you’re currently living in your parents’ basement. (The good news is that our polls show two thirds of first-apartment hunters will find a place within three weeks once they start actively looking, which happens…