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Understanding Your Credit Score: What You Need to Know

Most people in the United States today have heard of a “credit score” or a “credit report” but unfortunately not many people know the difference between the two. In fact, not many people are aware of all the different ways in which your credit score is used today.

It is important for everyone to keep track of their credit score and report on a regular basis. A low credit score can negatively affect you in a variety of ways. Knowing your credit score is particularly important when:

• Securing a loan of any kind
• Applying for credit cards
• Signing contracts with mobile phone carriers
• Signing contracts with

How to Choose the Right Online College

For many in today’s economy, the job market has become so difficult that you may be considering furthering your education in hopes of becoming more competitive in this tough job market, or getting an entirely new degree in hopes of changing fields.

However, many people find that they simply cannot quit their current jobs and return to school full time, so they are considering taking part in one of the country’s fastest growing industries: online education.

If you are interested in pursuing educational courses or a formal degree online, there are some things you should consider:

• Types of Online Schools
• Program Accreditation
• Cost

Types of Online Schools