How To Identify and Avoid Spreading Misinformation, Myths, and Urban Legends on the Internet

Even if you've never embarrassed yourself by unknowingly spreading an urban legend as fact to friends and family or, say, retweeting a fake quote by Martin Luther King, Jr after Osama bin Laden's death, you've at least been on the receiving end of one of these misinformed messages. Next time an email, tweet, or link… » 5/03/11 9:45pm 5/03/11 9:45pm

How to Effectively Manage Your Credit Reputation

There are some obvious indicators of a good credit score, like always paying your bills on time, but a lot of what goes into it is a mystery. When you don't know the ins and outs of your credit score and credit reputation, they both become a little hard to manage. Here's how your credit reputation is formed and how… » 3/22/11 6:30pm 3/22/11 6:30pm