Getting started with and managing your credit can be a challenge. Do you know how to build good credit? Mymoney.gov gives you good insight into credit issues. It is best to take the time to understand what you are dealing with before you sign the bottom line for a new credit card.
Accessing your free credit report is an important part of managing your credit. Make sure that this report is accurate and up-to-date.
The Federal Reserve Board helps you shop around for a credit card. Understanding what to look for can save money on interest and fees. Compare credit card features and costs and know your rights.
Yahoo! Finance offers a set of How-To Guides to help you use your credit wisely, avoid bankruptcy and get out of debt.
CardRatings.com educates consumers about credit cards and is a comprehensive free resource for comparing credit card offers.
National Foundation for Credit Counseling promotes the agenda for financially responsible behavior and gives consumer debt advice. The Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Springfield is a local agency which can also help with credit issues.