Answering some key questions about your credit profile
When was the last time you checked your credit score? Within the last year? Five years? Never? If you have no idea what your score is, what makes up your score, and how you can improve your score, you’re not alone.
The all-important three digit number can have a tremendous impact on your financial outlook, and also affect your ability to find an apartment or even a job. Despite this importance, credit scores remain a mystery to many Canadians.
Jeffrey Schwartz, executive director of Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada, joined the Stepright with Lynn podcast to talk about the ins-and-outs of credit scores. It is a must-listen episode for people with questions about their credit!
If you are having trouble with your credit and can’t seem to get ahead of bill payments, Consolidated Credit can help. Call 1-888-294-3130 to speak with a trained credit counsellor about how you can get your finances back on track. Or, get the ball rolling online with a Free Debt Analysis and a counsellor will reach out to you.