Beats by Brent: The credit system Watch time: 3:02 Brent Weiss talks FICO scoring, the credit bureaus, and how these organizations determine and report on your creditworthiness. https://youtu.be/8PjllXHYNiM
Beats by Brent: Credit 101 Watch time: 2:31 We’re taking you back to the basics with today’s video, think of this as Credit 101. What is credit? How does it work? How does it impact your everyday life? https://youtu.be/0LBozetvVQk Next: The credit bureaus
All About Credit Credit bureaus, credit reports and credit scores explained As we continue discussing credit and how it affects your life, it’s helpful to understand the key components of the credit world: Credit bureaus Credit reports Credit scores Knowing what they are and how they work is important, especially if you’re not a finance/credit … Read moreAll About Credit: Credit bureaus, credit reports and credit scores explained
All About Credit What is it and what does it mean to you? For the next few weeks we’ll be taking a look at the sometimes mysterious world of credit: what it is, how it works, why it’s important and what’s changing. Put simply, credit is your ability to borrow money. It could be a … Read moreAll About Credit: What is it and what does it mean to you?
Beats by Brent: All About Credit Watch time: 1:57 Hear from Facet Wealth’s co-founder and chief evangelist, Brent Weiss, as he talks about changes to FICO scoring and how these will impact consumer credit ratings.https://youtu.be/y3jJCyjtoJw Next: Credit 101
The one number that can change your financial life By Brent Weiss When I worked as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®), I realized something: one small number could have a profound effect on my clients’ financial lives, their financial futures, and their sense of well-being and peace of mind. In fact, that number was really … Read moreThe one number that can change your financial life
You had a great year. You hit or exceeded your targets. Or the company had a great year. You’re getting a bonus. Pat yourself on the back. How can you make the most out of your bonus and feel like you have something to show for it? How can you reward yourself both now and … Read moreWaterfall, Balance, Podium: Three Smart Ways to Handle Your Bonus
It’s your annual review. You exceeded your goals (good job!), so you know you’re going to get a bonus. Or maybe you took on new responsibilities, your company had a great year, and you have a feeling that a nice raise is coming. Maybe this year it’s a cost of living increase. Whether you’re getting … Read moreHow to supercharge your raise or bonus
The year and the new decade are already busy. Here are some recent articles you might have missed that feature Facet. There’s some great advice about setting financial goals, teaching your kids about money, what to put on your wedding registry, how to invest in yourself and more. They’re all quick reads, enjoy! Unbiased experts … Read moreOur ears have been burning!
By: Brent Weiss, Co-Founder and Chief Evangelist In Part 1 we covered how to balance college savings with your other goals, the best vehicles for college savings, and the five steps you need to take to get the ideal college savings plan started. In part two we are going to hop in the DeLorean and … Read moreCollege savings: putting a price on the priceless—Part 2