If you suffer a financial setback, here are eight ways to get back on your feet.
Here are several reasons why credit cards should not be used for emergencies.
You might be able to improve your chances of qualifying for a mortgage in 30-60 days, or less.
New changes in the world of credit scoring and credit reporting will impact consumers -- mostly for the better -- in 2015 and beyond.
From free checked airline luggage to complementary credit score updates, credit cards offer a number of perks.
What happens if you used your credit card to buy something from a retailer that later announces a data breach?
Consumers' interest in their credit scores, and their credit in general, is yet another hook for those crooks looking to scam you. There are legitimate sites that offer your credit score for free and others that charge a fee that are not scams. It's seeing the difference between the real ones and the slimy ones that's key.
Look before you leap into debt settlement.
Although a significant portion of Americans have settled back into a thriving economy after the Great Recession, there are communities that continue to struggle. WisePiggy has determined which 6 U.S. states have a lingering, dismal housing market.
Traveling abroad? Develop a credit-card plan.
Mortgage experts say that depending on the reason for your denial, it might be in your best interest to dust yourself off and try again.
According to a new survey by WisePiggy.com, men use their smartphones much more than women to manage their finances.
Don't let the benefits of prepaid debit cards obscure the dangers.
Mistakes happen, often after the death of a spouse. Make sure you're not affected.
A WisePiggy.com poll found that many Americans, especially older ones, do little or nothing to protect their credit scores and reports. See why you should check your credit history.
Applying for a credit card inevitably gives your credit score a small hit. But knowing the rules can help you minimize and shorten the impact.
Should you sign up for the credit-monitoring, fraud-protection or identity theft prevention services offered by your credit card provider?
There's so much focus on what you can do to improve your credit score, but it's also important to know what won't help it.
What are the top reasons that people are getting declined?
There's a lot more to picking the perfect house than deciding whether granite countertops and hardwood floors are must-haves.