Good news for hard economic times. During this recession, even people once considered prime customers have watched their credit ratings decline. This guide shows these readers how to reestablish their credit and increase their credit scores. Topics include: the ins and outs of credit scores; where to get credit reports and how to identify mistakes; how to take advantage of consumer protection laws; telephone scripts and a letter to use when communicating with creditors and bureaus. ?In 2008, over two million Americans lost jobs, and one out of every 10 mortgages were one month or more behind in payments ?Author is a sought-after expert on personal financial planning, featured in Money Magazine, Family Circle, Women's Day, and on CNBC and CNNBut if your fridge dies next week, youa#39;ll be out looking for a new one whether you can afford to pay for it or not. Now consider two different scenarios: if you had been regularly setting aside money for home repairs, youa#39;d be able to tap into youranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Repairing Your Credit, 2nd Edition|
|Author||:||Edie Milligan Driskill|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2009-08-19|