Jan 17, 2017
In collaboration with The United States Conference of Mayors, we benchmark the average amount of mortgage, student loan, auto and credit card debt of people in 20 cities across the country using credit report data from Credit Karma.
Nov 18, 2016
As automakers prepare to debut the newest offerings at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Credit Karma took a closer look at how people buy-and finance-cars.
Nov 14, 2016
Credit Karma invited more than 1,000 of our more than 60 million members to take a quiz designed by our own Chief Consumer Advocate, Bethy Hardeman, to see how many understood how credit works. Some financial concepts are better understood than others, we discovered.
Oct 6, 2016
How financial concepts are presented can have a big impact on how people feel about their bank statement. A newCredit Karma survey shows that the closer fine print is to language people use to talk to their friends, the more likely they are to find it not just helpful, but trustworthy.
Aug 23, 2016
Majority of those with student debt are carrying $10,000 to $50,000 for their educational experience and many are making extra payments or refinancing to manage the burden.
Jun 24, 2016
It turns out having clean air and water is something almost everyone can agree is important. The majority in a recent Credit karma survey ranked the environment as very or extremely important and some segments found it even more important than others.
Jun 21, 2016
A new survey by Credit Karma finds that contrary to trending criticisms, young people really are interested in “adulting” in pretty traditional ways. They are getting married and buying homes and cars in large numbers. Urban, suburban and rural 18-34 year-olds are starting families and using credit cards.
Jun 14, 2016
Some people are more worried about the almost $1.3 trillion in student debt nationally than others. How important might be linked to your credit score.
Jun 9, 2016
Credit Karma looked at the average credit card usage, limits, number of cards, inquiries and collections, plus amount of credit card, mortgage, student loan and auto loan debt for the millennials in our membership of more than 50 million people to determine what mix resulted in higher credit scores.