For more on how to avoid debt and other financial resources, check out these resources:
American Bankers Association
Click on “Consumer Connection”
Better Business Bureau
Click on “BBB Tips/Consumer Tips on Credit”
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards
Credit Union National Association (CUNA)
Money Management International
National Foundation for Credit Counseling
Call (800) 388-2227 or go to www.nfcc.org.
On the Web site, click on “Financial Calculators” or “Financial Resources for Consumers”
Annual Credit Report
Get a free copy of your credit report online at www.annualcreditreport.com, call (877) 322-8228, or write Annual Credit Report Service, P.O. Box 105281, Atlanta, GA 10348-5281.
Return to the October 2007 MONEY MATTERS column that goes along with this supplement.