Managing your credit may seem like a hassle, but you can distill the most important principals down to a strategy that fits squarely on a sticky note.
Credit.com does just that, as you can see from the image above or this list below:
- Pay your bills on time.
- Don't rack up too much credit card debt.
- Don't cancel old credit cards unless you need to.
- Don't apply for too many credit cards.
- Check your credit frequently for mistakes.
Worried about racking up too much debt? Use these tricks to stop yourself from overspending.