The beginning of every year is a time to weed out bad habits and reset for a fresh start. For the last few weeks I have been hearing commercials on the radio and watching ads on TV aimed at weight loss and smoking cessation. Many of us even jump on the scale, see our weight and start our crusade to change our ways. But there is a number that’s not on the scale that we may be neglecting. It isn’t a part of many typical New Year’s resolutions but important nonetheless; your credit score.
This week’s article is written by a financial counselor in the MINES Network, and it’s the perfect article for you if you’re looking to kick your poor financial habits to the curb in 2011.