How To Read Your Credit Reports

At Sunmark, educating and helping our members with their individual financial situations is very important to us.  We pride ourselves in being able to help our members. You probably know that it’s important to review your credit report once each year.  This will help prevent errors that could lead to a lower credit score (and…

Myths About Saving Money

A penny saved is a penny earned, but sometimes it’s just not worth it. Because saving money — that is, a lot of it — takes discipline and sacrifice, it’s tempting to do it the easy way. Beware of that approach to frugality, since sometimes a penny saved is a dollar lost. From hoarder to…

Equifax Data Breach- What You Need To Know

If you have a credit report there’s a good chance that you’re one of the 143 million American consumers whose sensitive personal information was exposed in a data breach at Equifax one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies. Here are the facts according to Equifax. The breach lasted from mid-May through July. The…