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Articles tagged with "Managing Credit"

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Credit Report Disputes: How They Work and How They Affect your Credit
November 17, 2022
Credit reporting agencies try their best to standardize scores and prevent errors. Have you found an error on your credit report? If the error has lowered your credit score or you are the victim of...
Understanding Hard vs. Soft Credit Inquiries
November 15, 2022
Are you trying to maximize your credit score for a mortgage, car loan, or better credit card?
Everything You Need to Know About Credit Report Disputes
September 16, 2022
Learn whether disputing an item on your credit report can impact your score.
6 Secrets Car Dealerships Don’t Want You to Know
September 13, 2022
Could your bottom-line car price be impacted by car-buying secrets kept from you? Let TDECU help and finance your new car loan before you start shopping.
How To Write a Goodwill Letter
August 22, 2022
Wondering if there is a way to remove negative marks from your credit report? A goodwill letter might be able to help. TDECU shows you how.
How Do I Manage and Pay My TDECU Credit Card?
July 28, 2022
Learn about managing and paying your TDECU credit card in Digital Banking.
TDECU Credit Cards: A New Way to Pay
July 11, 2022
TDECU is changing the way you manage and pay your credit cards and statements. Everything is now streamlined and all in one place.  Get the details here.
How Long Does a Judgment Stay on Your Credit Report?
June 21, 2022
Find out how long a judgment stays on your credit report, what is a judgment, and more in this post from TDECU.
How Often Should You Check Your Credit Score?
June 14, 2022
Wondering how often you need to check your credit score with credit bureaus? It will depend on your goals. We have the scoop from the experts at TDECU.
RV and Boat Financing Options with TDECU
May 23, 2022
TDECU offers a variety of loans for your RV or boat, including fixed rates and no prepayment penalties. Apply online today.
When is it Time to Use a Credit Card?
May 19, 2022
Is a credit card right for you? TDECU describes the benefits, from earning rewards to building credit. Apply today to start enjoying the perks!
What Happens to Your Credit When You Cosign a Loan?
May 13, 2022
Find out what happens to your credit score when you cosign on a loan. Learn the ins and outs, as well as the risks, of being someone's guarantor.
What Happens If You Do Not Pay the Collection Agency?
May 11, 2022
Find out what can happen if you do not pay a collections agency, as well as other vital information related to debt.
Can You Buy a Car with Bad Credit?
April 12, 2022
How can bad credit affect getting an auto loan? We help explain how to get a loan, plus the pros and cons of buying a car when you have poor credit.
What Exactly is a Starting Credit Score?
April 6, 2022
Wondering about where and how your credit journey begins? TDECU explains everything you need to know about starting credit scores.
How to Build Credit at 17
March 28, 2022
Learn how to build credit as a teenager with these tips from TDECU that include becoming an authorized user on someone else's credit card, and more.
When To Refinance Your Car Loan and When Not To
March 8, 2022
Find out when it is a good idea to refinance your car loan—and when it is not—with this helpful insight from TDECU.
What You Need to Know About Debt Collection Statute of Limitations
March 7, 2022
Curious about debt collection statute of limitations? Learn how to protect yourself from bad collection practices and get back on track with your finances.
Is a Balance Transfer a Good Idea For You?
February 22, 2022
Learn about how balance transfers work, ways you can save money, and how to avoid making balance transfer mistakes with this post from TDECU.
How to Best Use a Balance Transfer Credit Card
February 16, 2022
Learn strategies to get the maximum benefit from your balance transfer credit card and save money on interest payments with expert tips from TDECU.
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