December 12th, 2014

Facebook Question: Authorized Users on Credit Cards

Facebook Question: Authorized Users on Credit Cards

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A Credit Karma member needed some advice about how to handle her and her husband’s credit situation, so we asked our Facebook followers for their opinions!

“Should I take my husband off as an authorized user? I have bad credit and my husband is building credit. I added him as an authorized user on one of my credit cards. Will my past and future history affect his score negatively? Or is his score only affected by the shared card?”

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December 10th, 2014

12/9 Ways to Improve Your Credit Health Tweetchat Recap

Tweetchat: Ways to Improve Your Credit Health (Recap!)

Your credit is an important part of your finances, so how do you improve it? In this CKchat recap, we share a few tips and discuss how you can improve your credit health.

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December 5th, 2014

Facebook Question: To Close or Keep a Credit Card

Facebook Question: To Close or Keep a Credit Card

We recently asked our Facebook followers to help answer a member's question about whether he should keep or close a credit card with a high interest rate.

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December 3rd, 2014

12/2 Credit Trivia Tweetchat Recap

Tweetchat: Credit Trivia (Recap!)

We decided to have some fun in this week's #CKchat by hosting our first-ever game of credit trivia! It was a blast, so check out this recap to find out what happened!

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November 24th, 2014

Facebook Question: Taking a Loan You Didn’t Need

Facebook Question: Taking a Loan You Didn't Need

We recently asked our Facebook followers to help answer a member's question about what to do when taking out a loan he didn't need.

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November 12th, 2014

11/11 Credit Myths Tweetchat Recap

Tweetchat: Credit Myths (Recap!)

Credit can be a confusing topic, with a lot of misinformation circulating around. We decided to debunk some credit myths, with your help! Read on to see which credit myths we talked about and whether they're fact or fiction!

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November 7th, 2014

Facebook Question: Going Over Your Credit Limit

Facebook Question: Going Over Your Credit Limit

One of our members made a huge credit card mistake, so we asked our Facebook followers to help out. Here are some of the best responses we got.

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November 6th, 2014

11/11/14 Tweetchat: Credit Myths

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Join our Tweetchat on Tuesday, November 11 at 2PM PST. This week, we'll be busting some of the most common myths about credit scores and reports.

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November 4th, 2014

Creditober 2014 Wrap-Up

Creditober 2014 Wrap-Up

What month comes between September and November? Well, around Credit Karma, we call it Creditober - a month dedicated to credit before the start of the holiday season, when people tend to spend more. Creditober is sadly over now, but we've got a wrap-up of all the things that happened!

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October 31st, 2014

Facebook Question: First Credit Card

Facebook Question: First Credit Card

We recently asked our Facebook followers to help answer a member's question about how he can build credit using his first credit card. Here are some of the best responses we got.

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