HOUSE OF FIFinancial Independence for Families
Hi I am Wendy! I’m a solidly GenX, 40-something, Momma of six. l am also a *mostly* retired criminal defense lawyer and spend most of my “spare” time working on my passion project, this blog and podcast.
Our mission is to help your family pay off debt, save more money, budget better and increase your income as we have!
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Like it or not, your credit score matters. It is not only important for your future if you want to buy a home or make some other big purchase – but these days there are several other non-financial reasons why your credit score matters to other people as well. In...
Our credit score is important – but have you ever really thought about why it is important and what makes up your credit score? We all know we have one, but who decides? Why do I have more than one and what makes up this number that follows me my whole life? ...
There is a school of thought from some pretty influential financial “gurus” who seem to think your credit score is not important because once you pay off your credit – you will never use credit again.
While good in theory, what this belief fails to acknowledge is that it is the 21st century and our good (and bad) credit is used for a number of important reasons that don’t necessarily have anything to do with obtaining credit.