Financial 1.0: Your Credit Report Can Impact Your Job Search
October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT
Did you know that many employers request access to your credit report as part of their standard job application and hiring process? As this practice becomes more common, it’s critical that you become credit aware. Friends and family often have advice on how to improve your credit score, but some suggestions may actually make things worse. Let the experts from American Consumer Credit Counseling give you the guidance you need to impress employers with your credit score.
After completing this workshop you will be able to:
- Understand how to access a free on-line credit report
- Understand how to read your credit report
- Understand how to dispute information that is incorrect or outdated on the report
- Develop a strategy for addressing issues negatively impacting your credit score