There are many ways to go about improving your credit score but fundamentally it does take time and requires you to maintain a healthy credit history.
Everything you need to know about the update to CCR before July 2019.
If you’ve been keeping up with the chatter around Comprehensive Credit Reporting (CCR), you would have heard all about the benefits that CCR brings, but you may also be wondering, “What if I’m in financial hardship? How will CCR impact me?”
Haven’t heard of Comprehensive Credit Reporting (CCR)? Never checked your credit score? Well, now is the time to do so! Why? Because your credit information will now be shared with Australia’s credit bureaus.
Don’t say we didn’t warn you! Be aware of these (seemingly small) things that can really impact your credit score. We’re all familiar with the basics of credit scores and the unsurprising things that have an impact, you know the deal, excess of lines of credit, unpaid bills etc. But there are some less obvious More…
A new credit reporting system and tighter lending standards are making it extra important to stay on top of money matters.
If you’ve been a member of Credit Savvy for a while now, then you are probably already aware of the reasons why you should monitor your credit score. It’s an important step in building and maintaining good credit, and with Credit Savvy, it’s completely free!
Sure, the lure of a credit card with frequent flyer points sounds too good to pass up, but it could hurt your credit score.
A chance to get something for nothing always sounds good, and that’s exactly what credit card points provide. But do the freebies really deliver value? We shine the spotlight on card rewards.
These days we all seem to be glued to our mobile phones. It’s the first thing we check in the morning and the last thing we check before we go to bed. You might even be reading this article on your phone! So, before you sign your next mobile contract, let’s take a look at some of the basics below.