Credit Repair & Credit Score Information

07/18/2019
Are Credit Inquiries Really Killing Your Credit?

Are Inquiries Really Killing Your Credit? What You Need to Know

Credit Inquiries Definition A credit inquiry, also commonly referred to as a credit check or a credit pull, is a request by a business to check […]
07/16/2019

What Are Credit Scores and How Can Tradelines Help?

Credit scores impact our lives in more ways than you might think, yet, unfortunately, they are intentionally opaque and difficult to understand. In this article, we’ll clear up what credit scores are, why they matter, how to build credit, and how to improve your credit score.
07/09/2019
What is the "right" number of credit cards?

What’s the “Right” Number of Credit Cards?

What is the right number of credit cards to have in your credit file? Credit expert John Ulzheimer explains the answer.
06/27/2019

What Is Bad Credit and What Are Its Effects?

Bad credit is something we all fear, but what is actually considered poor credit and how could it affect you?
06/26/2019
Overall Utilization vs. Individual Utilization. Photo by Marco Verch, CC 2.0.

What Is the Difference Between Individual and Overall Credit Utilization Ratios?

What is the difference between your overall credit utilization ratio and individual credit utilization ratios and why does it matter to your credit?
06/25/2019
The #1 Secret on How to Unlock the Power of Tradelines

The #1 Secret on How to Unlock the Power of Tradelines

People tend to think that the limit of the tradeline is more important, but if you believe this, you are misinformed and you will not get the results you hope for. If you want to see good results, you have to focus on age.
06/15/2019
business credit starts with personal tradelines

Business Credit Starts With Personal Tradelines

Business credit is similar to personal credit, but it uses a different reporting system. If you are interested in building business credit, our article breaks down business credit vs. personal credit, what business tradelines are, and how to build business credit.
06/12/2019
Building Credit with Tradelines and tradeline supply

Tradelines: What You Should Know About Building Credit

Building credit begins with tradelines. Learn all you need to know about how to build good credit with tradelines.
06/09/2019
Credit Piggybacking

What Is Piggybacking for Credit?

Credit piggybacking, also called credit card piggybacking, is a commonly used credit-building strategy. However, many people are still unaware of how to access this strategy and use it to their advantage. We’ll define piggybacking for credit and tell you how it can help your credit.
05/31/2019
How to Get an 850 Credit Score | Tradeline Supply Company, LLC

How to Get an 850 Credit Score

An 850 credit score is the highest possible credit score. What does it take to achieve the perfect credit score?
05/29/2019

Why Age Is the Most Valuable Factor of a Tradeline

Tradelines are commonly believed to have more of a positive impact on one’s credit score at certain age levels. Based on the examples we have seen, we have come up with our own observations on the question of which age levels are particularly beneficial for credit scores.
05/17/2019
Fastest ways to build credit

The Fastest Ways to Build Credit [Infographic]

Building credit using traditional methods can take years. In this article and infographic, we’re talking about the fastest ways to build credit.
05/16/2019
Credit Bureau

The Surprising History of the Credit Bureaus

Most of us have credit reports assembled about us by the credit bureaus, yet few of us know about the surprising history of credit reporting. Find out how credit reporting began, including how the credit bureaus evolved into what they are today, and the many scandals that have taken place along the way.
05/14/2019
The Future of Credit Repair and Tradelines

The Future of Credit Repair and Tradelines

The top credit repair companies are getting on board with authorized user tradelines as a way to take their clients—and their businesses—to the next level of success. Keep reading to find out why the future of credit repair depends on tradelines.
05/13/2019
Credit Reports: What You Need to Know

Credit Reports: What You Need to Know

Credit reports are an integral part of our financial system, yet many of us are seriously misinformed about how credit reports work. We'll help you understand what your credit report is and why it’s important.
05/02/2019
DIY Credit Repair Basics - Repair Bad Credit Yourself

DIY Credit Repair Basics

DIY credit repair may seem intimidating, but we'll give you the basics on how to deal with bad credit.
04/25/2019
Credit Repair and Tradelines

Credit Repair vs. Tradelines [Infographic]

Perhaps the title “Credit Repair vs Tradelines” is not entirely accurate, but this is a common way that many consumers think of the two industries. In truth, the services really go hand-in-hand, but we will highlight several differences in order to understand the full range of credit-related options.
01/29/2019

What Happened to Equal Credit Opportunity for All?

Equality, fairness, and justice are all concepts that the United States promotes as some of its highest values. In reality, good credit is something that many privileged Americans start out with, while others do not. How do tradelines fit into equal credit opportunity?