St. Louis (KSDK) -- Credit scores touch everything from how much you have to pay to get a loan to whether you can get a job. On Tuesday, we are tackling the issues that affects every one of us.
If you have questions about your credit score or want to find out how you can find out what it is, then call our special toll-free hotline to speak to ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions representatives by calling 866-625-0143. The special hotline is open from 5:30 a.m. to 7 a.m. and then from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday. You will be able to by-pass an automated phone system and speak with a counselor. We also will be doing stories throughout the day on NewsChannel 5.
What is credit:
The Importance of Credit
Free credit reports and how to improve them
Disputing credit report inaccuracies
How to get your credit report, once a year for free (877-322-8228)
Motivation to pay down your debt
Six ways to pay down debt
Creating a budget from scratch
Avoiding common budget pitfalls
Protecting credit ID from theft
Stopping solicitations and preventing child ID theft
Financial calculators and quizzes
Online financial education videos
ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions