Rentals

Credit scores play an incredibly important role in our lives yet few of us truly understand where they come from and how they’re calculated. Credit scores are provided by three primary credit repositories: Experian, Equifax and Trans Union. These are basically huge databases that house credit...

We all have to live in rented houses and apartments till we finally save up enough money to buy one of our own. Not that there is any great problem in living in a rented apartment. But there is always that niggling feeling that this...

There is an age-old debate on whether or not it makes more sense for people to rent or buy. Though it is hard to really understand why there is a debate at all. You will definitely hear arguments from both camps that appear logical but...

If you are renting a home or an apartment it is wise to purchase renters insurance. Some renters mistakenly believe that the property, home or apartment owner has enough insurance to cover their belongings in the event of damage or robbery. But in reality it...

Most of us know about what hurts our credit score, but what about those things you aren't sure about? Watch the video below to learn about five things that won't affect your credit score. You can also read the transcript below. These days we're all trying...

Moving into a new home can be stressful, and the costs associated with transferring your belongings to your new residence don't make the process any better. This video shares seven costly moving mistakes that you can avoid during your next move! You can also read the...

Moving into a new apartment is an exciting process, but unless you’ve been around the block for a while, you might not know about these hidden costs associated with renting. Check them out so you’re prepared! 1. Application Fees Most of the places you look for an...

If you are planning on moving in the near future, you're probably starting to realize how much extra "stuff" you have around the house! It's a waste of time and energy to move all of your unwanted items to the new house. You might want to...

In 2013, the Federal Trade Commission reported that 1 in 4 consumers have found errors on their credit reports that could affect their score. At the same time, the overwhelming majority of Americans fail to check their credit report at least once in a year. Knowing how...