Some customers prefer to use a debit card rather than a credit card to make purchases as a means of limiting debt and managing their finances. But the choice could backfire when it comes to renting cars. Some car rental agencies, such as Budget Rent a Car, have policies that allow them to run credit checks on customers who use debit cards. And that inquiry could cost the customer some credit score points. “It’s very standard to use a credit card for those purchases, and when you don’t, they may
As we all know, a good credit score is one of the most important aspects of financial stability. Lenders, landlords, insurers, and utility companies all examine this rating; therefore, failing to maintain a good credit score could put a strain on one’s financials. With so many misconceptions surrounding what helps or hurts a credit score, it can be difficult to separate fact from myth.
Nothing is more important to the health of a business than having access to credit. You should begin building a good business credit profile so that your business is in the best position to obtain credit when the need arises, says Brian Manson, Credit Manager at Balboa Capital.
Balboa Capital announced the company has strengthened its mining equipment financing division with the appointment of three new finance directors. Additionally, the company recently increased its lending capacity with a $152 million securitization. “The US mining industry is growing, and so too is the demand for capital equipment,” said Dale...
You may want to skip lunch before your next job interview. Hungry people often feel like they deserve more than their peers, according to a new study by two researchers from Cornell University and Dartmouth College.