CEO Paul Oster speaking with CBS discussing identity theft

Identity theft tips to help you avoid dangerous mistakes made through social media networks. These tips will help you easily and conveniently protect yourself and family online.

Credit Restoration 101

1. Make A Plan And Stick To It. You must be serious and committed to making changes in your lifestyle – changes that will bring financial peace of mind. Above all, restrict yourself to absolutely necessary purchases. Borrow wisely. The two most important questions to ask yourself: “can I afford it?” and “do I really […]

Unnecessary Transfer of Wealth

My grandmother always told me, “It’s never about how much money you make, it’s about how much money you can save.” This coming from a woman who made the best of living on my grandfather’s meager wages. All I know is that she owned her own home, never wanted for anything, was never in debt […]

Credit Tips From Paul Oster “The Nation’s Credit Repair Man”

Credit Tips To Help You Avoid Dangerous Mistakes Credit cards help you easily and conveniently buy things you want (not necessarily need) and even help bail you out of a jam. Unfortunately all this comes at a price; moreover, uncontrolled spending and credit card use leads to various financial mistakes which come with long-term effects. […]

The Walking Debt – A Guide to Eliminating your Debt

If you’re like me, then every Sunday night you’re glued to the TV watching AMC’s The Walking Dead, hoping your favorite character isn’t the next to be killed off. The show focuses around a group of survivors constantly stressing over how they are going to overcome a growing zombie threat known as walkers. The stress […]

Build Credit With Holiday Spending

It’s never too early to start planning your holiday spending budget. In 2014 average shoppers around the country were on pace to spend a whopping $861 on holiday gifts alone. With an expense that large, shouldn’t you get something back in return? (aside from the joyous feeling of gift giving of course!) Truth of the […]

What is a Charge-Off?

Although the term “charge-off” sounds good, in reality, charge offs are devastating to your credit report and score. Having an account report in charge off status can bring your score down hundreds of points and may even put that account into collections. What is a Charge-Off? An account can get changed into charge off status […]

3 Simple Steps for Creating a Budget

What’s your favorite day of the month? Most people will agree, it’s payday. For some consumers though, paycheck to paycheck is a way of life (albeit not a very financially smart way of life.) “Where did all my money go??” If you ask yourself this question on a consistent basis, then it’s time to create […]

Things People with Good Credit Have in Common

Good credit is not a commodity to be bought or sold; it’s something which has to be cultivated with time. All it takes is the right strategies and financial moves to acquire a good credit rating and its associated perks. Your credit score falls anywhere between 300 and 850. The higher your score, the lower […]

How to Build Your Credit From Scratch

From Zero To Hero Consumers who have no credit often have a hard time getting approved for loans. If you are one of these individuals then you probably already know this. Normally you’ll need a credit card or loan in order to establish credit, yet you need established credit in order to get approved for […]