Kiplinger Personal Finance: Why You Should Put Your Credit Reports On Ice | Business news

Kiplinger Personal Finance: Why You Should Put Your Credit Reports On Ice |  Business news

Freezing credit is the most effective way to prevent certain types of identity theft. When your credit report is frozen, creditors can’t view it in response to a new credit request, so a criminal trying to open a loan or credit card on your behalf is unlikely to succeed. The arguments for protecting your identity … Read more

Poll: 67% say personal finances should be needed in high school | Credit cards

Poll: 67% say personal finances should be needed in high school |  Credit cards

A mid-February poll by US News & World Report shows that more than two-thirds of respondents believe a personal finance course should be a requirement for high school graduation. In addition to this number, another 26% say it should be offered at least as an option in high school. According to Next Gen Personal Finance, … Read more