March is Credit Education Month, and it’s a great time to take a look at your credit score and think about how it might be impacting your life. Did you know a lower credit score can be costing you thousands of dollars through higher interest rates? Taking simple steps to improve your credit score can lead to serious savings and help you pay off debt faster. Take a look at this great infographic from CreditKarma.com:
To learn more about credit and take a free credit 101 quiz, visit Credit Karma’s Credit Education Month site where you can learn what affects your credit score and simple steps you can take to improve it.
If you’re dealing with credit issues and negotiating with creditors, remember that your legal plan through Texas Legal covers a lawyer’s help dealing with debt negotiations and even bankruptcy. Find out more about our plans at TexasLegal.org or call us toll-free at 1-800-252-9346.