Credit score 101: what you don’t know can hurt you

Credit score is one of the biggest indicators of financial health. It’s therefore critical to at least have a high-level understanding of your score to get closer to financial freedom. Dovly’s cutting-edge platform can help make a better score a practical reality, but you should still be aware of the basics to help you get … Read more Credit score 101: what you don’t know can hurt you

The Impact to Your Credit Score After COVID-19

The Impact to Your Credit Score After COVID-19 COVID-19 has not only posed risks to our health, but could also have an impact on our financial futures. What can you do to protect your finances against COVID-19? Dovly’s Chief Credit Officer, Tedis Baboumian, identifies small steps you can take to shield and improve your credit … Read more The Impact to Your Credit Score After COVID-19

How to achieve financial peace of mind

How to achieve financial peace of mind Let’s face reality; no one wants to deal with the consequences of suboptimal credit. Whether it’s dodging the debt collectors that keep calling or not getting approved for the car loan you desperately need, suboptimal credit makes life way more difficult than it needs to be. But if … Read more How to achieve financial peace of mind

4 Ways A Mistake On Your Credit Report Can Hurt You

Credit affects much of your daily life — and sometimes in ways you don’t expect. That’s why it’s so important to watch out for credit reporting errors. They can lower your credit score and increase the interest you pay on your loans. That’s why we wanted to dedicate this blog to covering 4 of the … Read more 4 Ways A Mistake On Your Credit Report Can Hurt You

How Often Does My Credit Report Update

If you know anything about credit reports, you probably know that they are the foundations on which credit scores are measured. Even though there are multiple credit scoring companies, where your scores land depends on information from your credit reports. Because of this, anyone looking to apply for credit might take a sudden interest in … Read more How Often Does My Credit Report Update

How Credit Repair Affects Your Credit

Have you ever asked yourself… how does credit repair affect your credit? One would think the answer should be fairly obvious… The entire point of credit repair is to improve credit. But it might not always work out that way. In fact, there are times when working with companies that advertise credit repair that you … Read more How Credit Repair Affects Your Credit

How To Dispute Credit Report Errors Easily (And Improve Your Credit Score)

Did you know that there’s a high likelihood that there are errors in your credit reports? Many consumers might not even realize that there could be errors in their credit reports, much less that they can dispute those errors. And those who do know may hesitate to dispute due to fear of entering into a … Read more How To Dispute Credit Report Errors Easily (And Improve Your Credit Score)

What Can You Dispute On Your Credit Report

Reviewing your credit reports is one of the most important steps you can take to solidify your financial health. After all, your credit reports inform your credit scores, which determine if you’re going to be approved for credit, and how much interest you’ll pay for it. All accounts should be accounts you’ve either authorized or … Read more What Can You Dispute On Your Credit Report

What Additional Information Is Useful When Processing A Dispute

If you’ve ever read your credit reports and found something that isn’t right, you probably wanted to know what you should do about it. That’s simple. You file a dispute. There’s no reason to let credit reporting errors drag down your credit scores — and filing a dispute on a credit report is easier than … Read more What Additional Information Is Useful When Processing A Dispute