• Basics,  Credit Scores

    7 Keys to Higher Credit Scores

    It’s always a good time of year to review some basic steps to achieving higher credit scores. Here are 7 keys to getting instant approvals on those rewards credit cards or the lowest possible rate on your mortgage. Be Disciplined As is the case with most personal finance strategies, being disciplined is the key. The good news: thanks to the advent of technology, it’s much easier now than in the past to be disciplined in building your credit. If you fully commit yourself to the process of boosting your credit rating, higher scores–and the multitude of benefits and special offers that come with them–can be yours. Auto Pay Is Your Friend The…