College and Credit 3 Simple Steps to Build Your Credit

When you’re a college student, you have a lot going on – from writing papers and studying for exams to participating in campus activities. And with your busy schedule, chances are building your credit score is the last thing on your mind.

It’s never too early to start building your credit, and you can start NOW with these 3 simple steps:

  1. If you are renting, have your rental payments reported to the credit bureaus.
  2. Piggyback by being added to the credit account of someone with positive credit history.
  3. Get a secured credit card.

If you’re a renter, solutions like RentReporters can help you build your credit. The process is simple – you sign up, and we verify your rent payments and report them to TransUnion. Your score can then increase in 15 days!

For more information on RentReporters, visit here.

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