Credit Cred Online Course for Consumers

Credit Cred

Credit can be a powerful tool in your financial toolbox if you understand how to use it wisely. In this course, you'll learn about different types of credit and the costs associated with using credit. You'll learn the importance of building strong credit by borrowing wisely and paying promptly, arranging credit for making major purchases like a car or home, avoiding common credit mistakes, and monitoring your own credit. You'll also learn about credit reports, your credit score, and steps you can—and should—take to build your own credit cred!

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Audience:   Consumers
Language:   English
Subjects:   Current Events, Personal Finance
Resource Types:   Online Course
Concepts:   Lenders/Borrowers, Non-Bank Financial Services, Decision-Making, Interest, Credit
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