Like many people my age, I graduated from high school and started college. As a college student, most of my time is focused on studying, pursuing extracurricular activities and I am living on my own for the ﬁrst and gaining newfound independence as a young adult.
I knew that if I wanted to take responsibility for my ﬁnancial independence, I would need to start learning about the importance of credit, how to start building credit, and how credit can help me get what I want in life. I signed up for RentReporters in July 2016, and they reported my rent going back to August 2015. In less than 48 hours, I went from being credit invisible to a credit score of 658!—Read More