How To Improve Your Credit Score: Meet Borrowell’s Credit Coach

How To Improve Your Credit Score: Meet Borrowell’s Credit Coach

Guest-written by Borrowell You probably know that having a good credit score is a vital aspect of your financial well-being.   But do you know why it is the way it is – or what you can do to improve it? Enter the new Borrowell Credit Coach:… Read More


What Should My Credit Utilization Ratio Be?

What Should My Credit Utilization Ratio Be?

Credit utilization ratios are a large component of credit score calculations and are a useful ratio for lenders to use when determining the creditworthiness of a loan applicant. Because of their importance in the world of personal finance, it is beneficial to understand what they are, how they work… Read More


Canadian Business Credit Score and Report

Canadian Business Credit Score and Report

Most consumers in Canada are aware that they have a personal credit score and report. But did you know that business owners in Canada have a business credit score and report as well? If you are a business owner in Canada, it’s important for you to be aware of, and… Read More


How to Improve Your Credit Score in 2019

How to Improve Your Credit Score in 2019

If you’re like many other Canadians, you might not be too pleased or satisfied about where your credit score is at right now. If that’s the case, there’s no better time to make the necessary changes to boost your credit score than right now. Or, if you love… Read More


Is Being in the 800 Credit Score Club Really That Important?

Is Being in the 800 Credit Score Club Really That Important?

The ‘800 Credit Score Club’ is a term coined to describe those that have a credit score of 800 or higher, as the name implies. Those who regularly monitor their credit score know how difficult it is to achieve a score this high. Read More


Having Your Credit Checked For a Job in Canada

Having Your Credit Checked For a Job in Canada

You’ve definitely heard of creditors and lenders checking your credit report, but did you know that potential employers sometimes check credit reports too? Usually checking a credit report is a part of a full employment background check which includes things such as a… Read More


Could Your Library Late Fees Be Hurting Your Credit Score?

Could Your Library Late Fees Be Hurting Your Credit Score?

Most are aware that their financial transactions and habits have an effect on their credit score, including any mistakes or setbacks. Although, did you know that your library late fees could negatively impact your credit score thereby potentially preventing you from getting approved for… Read More


What is a Credit Bureau?

What is a Credit Bureau?

Many of your financial decisions directly impact your credit rating. The credit bureaus are the organizations that collect all this pertinent information from lenders, banks, credit card companies, and even courthouses. Basically, any relevant credit info will be recorded at the credit bureaus. Need help understanding… Read More


What it Means to Have a Credit Score of 780

What it Means to Have a Credit Score of 780

Your credit score matters a great deal when it comes to accessing various financial products. From something as big as getting a mortgage for a home purchase to something as small as getting a cell phone contract, your credit score plays a crucial role. That’s… Read More


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