Hump Day Help – An @ClementsMoney Collection

Hump Day Help – An @ClementsMoney Collection

(NOTE – where possible we use affiliate links to help support the blog. They cost you nothing, but help us keep the lights on.) Welcome to the Hump Day Help. Each Wednesday we take some advice from Jonathan Clements‘ blog Humble Dollar and...
@ClementsMoney Hump Day Help – Get a Free Credit Score

@ClementsMoney Hump Day Help – Get a Free Credit Score

Welcome to the Hump Day Help. Each Wednesday we take one of the weekly actions from Jonathan Clements‘ blog Humble Dollar and “militarize” it for you. Jonathan Clements was a longtime personal finance columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and he...
@ClementsMoney Hump Day Help – Freeze Your Credit

@ClementsMoney Hump Day Help – Freeze Your Credit

Welcome to the Hump Day Help. Each Wednesday we take one of the weekly actions from Jonathan Clements‘ blog Humble Dollar and “militarize” it for you. Jonathan Clements was a longtime personal finance columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and he...
Hump Day Help – Set Up a Home Equity Line of Credit

Hump Day Help – Set Up a Home Equity Line of Credit

Welcome to the Hump Day Help. Each Wednesday we take one of the weekly actions from Jonathan Clements‘ blog Humble Dollar and “militarize” it for you. Jonathan Clements was a longtime personal finance columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and he...
Simple Steps I Take to Protect My Credit and Identity

Simple Steps I Take to Protect My Credit and Identity

This week there was an article on CNN that the Equifax hack could be worse than we thought. Here are the simple steps that I use to protect my identity and credit: Open all mail. If someone opened a fraudulent account in your name, you might start to get mail that...
What is an Active Duty Credit Alert?

What is an Active Duty Credit Alert?

The recent Equifax cybersecurity incident that potentially exposed 143 million people’s personal information has caused quite the stir on the internet. One option that military personnel have to protect their credit is to use an active duty alert. What exactly...