Tips for checking and cleaning your credit report. Advice for improving your credit score. Placing a freeze on your credit and how to opt out of mass-market credit offers.
Free Credit Reports
- AnnualCreditReport.com allows you to get a free credit report each year from the three credit reporting agencies.
Protect Yourself From Credit Fraud / Identity Theft / Telemarketers
- MT Credit Freeze has all the info you need to put a Freeze on your credit files to help prevent identity theft.
- OptOutPrescreen.com allows you to stop the "pre-screened" offers from credit card companies.
- DoNotCall.gov allows you to register your phone number for five years (then you need to re-register) to stop telemarketers from calling.
Financial Advice / Get Out Of Debt
- DaveRamsey.com has great advice on how to become debt free.His radio show is supurb, give it a listen...
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