How quickly will my credit score update after paying off debt?

Financial consumers who pay off debt deserve praise. They also deserve to know when their credit scores will reflect those payments. (iStock) Americans are taking a hard line on debt…

Kings score 3 in second period, beat Sharks 4-2

Andreas Athanasiou, Alex Iafallo and Dustin Brown scored in the second period and the Los Angeles Kings beat the San Jose Sharks 4-2 on Saturday night. Jeff Carter also scored…

Diamondbacks score 3 in 13th inning to beat Rockies 10-8

Stephen Vogt homered and hit a go-ahead single in the 13th inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks overcame Ryan McMahon’s three home runs, beating the Colorado Rockies 10-8 in a game…

Reds Wings score 3 in 2nd, end losing streak in Tampa, 5-1

Thomas Greiss made 27 stops to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Sunday for their first road win against the Lightning in nearly…

How a missing mortgage payment can impact your credit score

If you’re not sure you can keep making your mortgage payments, make sure you understand the effects that skipping it could have. (iStock) If you’re a homeowner, you already know…

Red Wings score 3 in 3rd period to surge past Jackets 4-1

Michael Rasmussen broke a tie early in the third period with his first goal of the season and the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Sunday.…

Avalanche score 4 goals in 2nd, beat Golden Knights 5-1

Cale Makar and Gabriel Landeskog both recorded a goal and an assist during a four-goal, second-period flurry to lead the Colorado Avalanche over the Vegas Golden Knights 5-1 in a…

McLeod, Palmieri score in New Jersey’s 4-3 win over Flyers

The Flyers‘ late surge came up short against New Jersey. They can only hope they have the gas needed to go the distance in their sputtering playoff push. Michael McLeod,…

Ingram, Williamson score 30, Pelicans beat Nuggets 113-108

Brandon Ingram and Zion Williamson each scored 30 points and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame another triple-double by Nikola Jokic to beat the Denver Nuggets 113-108 on Sunday. Nickeil Alexander-Walker…

Average US credit scores are rising — how to keep your credit score high

The average American credit score is rising. Here’s what you can do to ensure your score is at its best. (iStock) Credit scores are on the rise in the United States.…