The millennial generation came of age during the financial crisis, and problems with the global economy may have overshadowed a more serious issue for these young people: they don't understand financial systems.
The credit score is a crucial part of modern financial life, but many consumers remain confused about what the number is and how it affects their ability to receive loans.
Many Americans struggle with bad credit.
Consumers need to monitor their credit scores and other financial information on a regular
The average American will pay $279,002 in interest on credit purchases in a lifetime, according to a new tool from Credit.com.
Fair Isaac Corp. is revising its FICO credit scoring formula, and the new version is now available.
The misconception about bankruptcy is that it's a quick fix for finances.
The Small Business Administration will be creating a new credit score in July that will combine business owners' personal and business credit scores.
Credit scores are one of, if not the most important financial metrics for consumers when it comes to applying for loans.
In order to help borrowers get approved for loans, some banks are starting to tweak their lending standards.