Having a good credit score saves you money

If you are working hard to rebuild your credit score after a bankruptcy, you already understand that having a good credit score can save you money.  You should review your credit report annually to check for mistakes that could lower your credit score.  Understanding what factors go into calculating your credit score can also help you maintain a good credit score.  For example, your payment history counts for 35% of your score so a few late payments can lower your credit score quickly.

For more about your credit score and credit report read, “How a Good Credit Score Can Save You More Than $100,000.”