Consumers call us every day, as they have for 40 years now, looking for help. Perhaps no question has been more common in those four decades than “How do I… read more →
This week is National Consumer Protection Week. We’re presenting tips to help consumers take advantage of this national initiative. Use this week as an opportunity to protect yourself and your… read more →
It’s difficult to get exact answers to this important question. Every expert, credit bureau, and loan officer has a different opinion as to where the threshold between good and poor credit lies.
In addition, “good” can be a relative term. Do we mean “good” as in excellent, or “good” as in “good enough”?
Springboard is a long-time NFCC (National Foundation for Credit Counseling) member agency. And we’re happy to be a part of the national Sharpen Your Financial Focus campaign. This effort is… read more →
We’re often told a lot of statistics about debt in our economy. For example, it’s said the average consumer owes $9,000 in debt to credit card companies. Unfortunately, these statistics… read more →