Financial advisor shares advice for financial planning amid pandemic, tips for workers counting on a second stimulus check | Coronavirus

Christel Deskins

GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina)- Hopes of a second stimulus check have been put on hold. President Trump announced discussions on a second round of COVID-19 relief won’t happen until after the election. President Trump is instead directing Republican legislators to focus on confirming Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett. Phillip […]

If Credit Card Relief’s a No-Go, Check Out Debt Management

Christel Deskins

As cardholders experience financial difficulties due to COVID-19, some credit card issuers are promoting their hardship programs. Once a well-kept secret, these programs are now more prominently advertised, offering things like deferred payments and lower interest rates. But not all cardholders will qualify or receive favorable terms. If you’ve been […]

Is credit card relief little help? Check out debt management

Christel Deskins

As cardholders experience financial difficulties due to COVID-19, some credit card issuers are promoting their hardship programs. Once a well-kept secret, these programs are now more prominently advertised, offering things like deferred payments and lower interest rates. But not all cardholders will qualify or receive favorable terms.                            […]

How to check your credit score

Christel Deskins

Finding out your credit score seems like it should be pretty easy, right? After all, there’s that website AnnualCreditReport.com where you can get your credit reports for free every year. But once you get there you will discover that free credit reports are not the same thing as free credit […]