November 4th, 2014
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!
October 22nd, 2014
A credit score drop can happen to anyone and if you don't know why it happened, it can be confusing and scary. That's why we wanted to talk about why credit scores drop. If you missed this #CKchat, catch up with our recap!
October 16th, 2014
Join our Tweetchat on Tuesday, October 21st at 2PM PST. This week we'll be discussing why credit scores drop.
September 26th, 2014
Join our Tweetchat on Tuesday, September 30 at 2PM PST. This week's topic: how to save money in college. Come ready to chat, and get a chance to win a prize! Follow us on Twitter and use #CKchat to participate.
September 22nd, 2014
January 21st, 2014
The journeys to the perfect marshmallow and excellent credit health are remarkably similar. Check out the sweet parallels:
January 1st, 2014
New Years Resolutions aren’t typically successful, so we wanted to give you an extra dose of tips so you can start 2014 off right. Enjoy!
December 2nd, 2013
In this Credit Karma FAQ video, Bethy and Ezra tackle another commonly asked question in our Credit Advice Center: "Will Paying Off My Auto Loan Increase My Credit Score?" The answer is tricky, as it depends on your specific situation. Check out the video to learn more!
May 6th, 2013
For one out of four Americans, “cash only” is a way of life. 17 million Americans lack access to any type of formal bank account and are classified as “unbanked.” In addition, 51 million Americans do access basic bank services such as a savings account, yet they still rely on alternative financial institutions as well. These individuals might frequent check-cashing joints, fall prey to payday lenders, and often incur exorbitant fees associated with such alternative banking methods.