Your credit score reflects your record of paying bills and other debts on time, and it's a major factor in whether you'll get that apartment lease or home mortgage. (It's also important if you want to apply for some other credit line, such as a car loan or credit card.)
To learn three ways to improve your credit from a housing expert, check out our short video.
Understanding and keeping a handle on your finances and credit history is essential. Our free, online CreditSmart® financial education curriculum can help you build and maintain the knowledge and skills you need.