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How to Build Great Credit for Your Fledgling Startup
Finance

How to Build Great Credit for Your Fledgling Startup

Young entrepreneurs have the challenge of raising funds on little to no credit history. Here's how to overcome this obstacle.
How a Good Credit Score Can Save You More Than $100,000
Finance

How a Good Credit Score Can Save You More Than $100,000

Your credit score is important when it comes to managing your personal finances. Here's how to take better control of it.
Brittney Castro
Finance

How to Fix Mistakes on Your Credit Report

Are the errors you find while reviewing your credit reports fixable? Some are, and one personal finance expert outlines the steps you can take to correct the problems.
Jason R. Rich
Finance

9 Strategies for Improving Your Credit Rating

Start cleaning up your credit rating and improving your credit scores with these smart tips from a personal finance expert.
Finance

Entrepreneurs Suspect Credit-Rehab Service Misled Them

A close look into Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp., a credit-management firm, has turned up troubling facts, according to a published report.
Brian Patrick Eha
Finance

Negotiating Secrets: How to Convince Creditors Not to Ruin Your Credit Score

Not everything in your credit history has to show up on your credit report. Here's how to convince your creditors to remove or modify negative information.
Five Ways to Build Business Credit
Finance

Five Ways to Build Business Credit

Consider these options to start building an enviable credit history for your small business.
Kelly K. Spors
How Do I Build Credit for My Business?
Finance

How Do I Build Credit for My Business?

Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, shares four tips on building business credit and improving your credit score.
How to Boost Your Business Credit Score
Finance

How to Boost Your Business Credit Score

Knowing what your credit report means is critical to your business and personal life.
J.D. Roth
The Five Things You Must Do Before Approaching Any Investor
Finance

The Five Things You Must Do Before Approaching Any Investor

How to show financial backers that your business has what it takes to succeed.
Eileen P. Gunn