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Insight into Credit: What You May Not Know About Credit Scores

Alex Noga Alex Noga Insight into Credit: What You May Not Know About Credit Scores

Everyone has heard the term “credit score.” It’s the three-digit number determined by your credit history. It tells a lender how well you’ve managed past credit and predicts your future creditworthiness. Your credit score can affect your ability to purchase a home, get a new car, or in some cases, secure a job. But do […]

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How to Prepare for Homeownership

Ohio Housing Finance Agency Ohio Housing Finance Agency How to Prepare for Homeownership

While homeownership can be a great tool for building wealth, it can have unexpected expenses. This list can help you keep track of what you have done and what you need to do to prepare yourself for homeownership. BUDGETING A budget helps you track your expenses and spending. Write down everything you buy in one […]

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Frightening Financial Facts That Will Spook You

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis Frightening Financial Facts That Will Spook You

Think Freddy Krueger and the Sanderson Sisters are scary? Try tackling one of the terrifying money monsters below! Although we know monsters don’t exist, common financial fears like job loss, lack of savings and unplanned medical expenses are a reality for many. So whether your finances are in good shape, are a “horror story,” or […]

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Capital for Construction: Financial Fundamentals

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Capital for Construction: Financial Fundamentals

Columbus: class: Capital for Construction: Financial Fundamentals Wednesday, Aug 15 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Training will be provided on the key credit attributes lenders review when extending credit, specifically focusing on working capital (aka Lines of Credit). Key areas of focus will be on the different types of Financial Statements, quality of the Financial […]

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Understanding Your Credit Score with Credit Union of Ohio

  Understanding Your Credit Score with Credit Union of Ohio

In partnership with Credit Union of Ohio, join the Columbus Young Professionals Club for “Understanding Your Credit Score,” a great way to meet other young professionals while learning about an important financial topic: Credit Scores. Cindy Walker, a Certified Credit Union Financial Counselor, will present on the basics of your credit score. By the end […]

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Higher Credit Scoring Could Create More Homebuyers

Layden Hale Layden Hale Higher Credit Scoring Could Create More Homebuyers

When does a minor become a major? You may learn this summer. That is when as many as 12 million Americans could see a slight increase in their credit scores, opening the door for the biggest purchase of their lives – a home. After significant consumer complaints, and pressure from 31 state attorney generals, the […]

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