March 20th, 2015

March is Credit Education Month!

At Credit Karma, every month is credit education month. So we’re fully behind celebrating March for actually being credit education month, and we’ve launched a new website in its honor.

We created CreditEducationMonth.com as a destination for consumers, Credit Karma members or not, to further educate them on the importance of good credit health and the huge financial impact it can have. Our new site breaks what can be an intimidating subject into easy-to-digest pieces, illustrating the impact of credit scores and what influences them, how people should read a credit report and what to do to take control of their credit situation.

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January 13th, 2015

Credit Advice Center: Managing a Credit Mishap

Credit Advice Center: Managing a Credit Mishap

A Credit Karma member needed some advice on how to help a friend who had a credit mishap while he was traveling.

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December 12th, 2014

Facebook Question: Authorized Users on Credit Cards

Facebook Question: Authorized Users on Credit Cards

We recently asked our Facebook followers to help answer a member's question about whether she should take an authorized user off her credit card account.

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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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