This is our series of articles for visitors who are new to credit management. This is where you learn fundamental terms, ideas, terminology and methods to get a good picture of the world of personal finance at a basic level relating to your credit profile.
Our Credit in Depth articles page takes things further and gives you information at a more specific and focused level. If you are new to handling and negotiating matters of credit, start here with the introductory articles below.
> The FICO Credit Score
A look at the emergence and centrality of the most widely used credit scoring system.
> Check Your Credit Report
A walkthrough explaining when and why this is necessary and the simplest & best ways to get this done.