Credit Matters Course
Expand and test your credit knowledge to set yourself up for success! Learn what credit is, how to build and manage it, and why it's important in today's world.
Credit Report Review
Get a credit report review, educational materials, debt management advice and more from Northern.
Your Credit Score: Everything you Need to Know
Learn what’s factored into your credit score, how to obtain it, and how to improve it.
Credit Cards and Teens: No Minor Issue
If you’re a teen who qualifies for your own card, this article is a must-read!
Credit Reporting 101: A Simple Guide to Building Your Credit Score
This fun chart gives you all the information you need to build your credit score the right way.
Quick-Fix Tips to Improve Your Credit Score
Learn about the eight “quick fixes” that can help you recover a low credit score faster.
Different Types of Credit Scores: Which Are You Getting?
Learn the difference between your actual FICO score and other useful (and non-useful) credit scores.
Five Steps to Build Credit from Scratch
A good credit score is easier to build from the start than fix after it’s hit a low—see how!
Getting to Know the Different Types of Credit
Explore non-revolving, revolving, secured, and unsecured credit, and short-term loans.