What You’re Looking for When You Check Your Credit Report

There are now countless places online where you can access your credit report, completely for free. You can see past accounts, bills you have due, payments you’ve made, and more. But do you really understand what you’re looking at when you stare at your credit report?

Here are a few things that you should keep an eye out for when you pull your credit report for the very first time.
Is the Personal Information Section Correct?
Is the Credit Accounts Section Correct?
Is the Inquiries Section Correct?

A credit report seems complicated, but it doesn’t have to be scary!