Why Do You Need Good Credit, Anyway?

Being financially diligent allows you to have more money in the bank to obtain confidence in your ability to handle emergencies, and to achieve a high credit score. While many recent graduates may not (yet) fully understand the benefits of good credit, in time it will become evident how much easier life can be with a positive credit score. Here are some of the top advantages of maintaining a good credit score:
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Credit Tips for College Students

College students have a lot to worry about — making friends, deciding on a major, and passing classes, among others. Credit cards are usually offered to students during Freshman orientation, but they may not know the best ways to use it or the importance of good credit. For parents with kids in college, having a candid conversation with them about their responsibilities when using a credit card is a must!

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