3 Industries that can benefit from alternative credit data
Jan 24, 2018 MicroBilt News
Although alternative credit remains a murky, unfamiliar concept to some, its adoption is slowly but steadily spreading. Some sectors may be particularly well-positioned to benefit from its use, and businesses under those umbrellas should consider adopting them if they haven't yet done so.
Infographic: The Biggest Myths About the Underbanked
Jan 18, 2018 MicroBilt News
Just under 30 percent of U.S. households are underbanked or unbanked, according to the FDIC. What these terms mean has been up for debate and subject to misconceptions. Let's look at some of the most pernicious myths regarding underbanked Americans and debunk them.
Infographic: 3 Behaviors To Keep Credit in Good Standing
Jan 04, 2018 MicroBilt News
Credit is difficult to remain on top of at all times, and debts can spiral out of control fast if you're not careful. Let's go over three of the best habits to keep your credit up to snuff – and with a little luck, improve it!
Infographic: Homebuying with Alternative Credit
Dec 12, 2017 MicroBilt News
For those without outstanding conventional credit, homebuying can be complicated. But it shouldn't have to be impossible – and won't be, if you find a lender who understands financial stability beyond FICO scores and flawless credit-card statements.
Renters saving big by re-upping on their leases
Nov 27, 2017 Walt Wojciechowski
In a bid to shore up their spending power, more renters are re-upping on their leases - and saving big as a result.