• Basics,  Credit Scores

    10 Strategies to Increase Your Credit Score in 2016

    Do you have big travel plans next year and want to apply for credit cards that offer rewards to help you get there for free? Or is 2016 the year you plan to become a homeowner? Then now is the time to spruce up your credit score. Here are 10 strategies you can use to get instant approvals on those rewards cards or the lowest possible rate on your mortgage. Check for Errors on Your Credit Report The first step to a better credit score is knowing what’s in your credit report. There are three companies that report on your credit: Equifax, Experian, and Transunion. Visit for more information on obtaining…