Build

It's much easier to start with good habits than to repair black marks later on.                                                                 

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Restore

You are invited to the most effective program available to clear mistakes made by creditors.

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Protect

Once you have obtained excellent credit, it is necessary for you to protect it.                                             

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Financial Glossary
Understanding Financial, Credit, & Real Estate Terms

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U.S. savings bond  —  A nontransferable, registered bond issued by the U.S. government in denominations of $50 to $10,000.

U.S. Treasury securities  —  Interest-bearing obligations of the U.S. government issued by the U.S. Department of the Treasury as a means of borrowing money to meet government expenditures not covered by tax revenues. There are three types of marketable Treasury securities-bills, notes and bonds.

Unemployment rate  —  The percentage of the labor force that is unemployed and actively seeking a job.

Uniform currency  —  The term used to describe the uniform acceptance across the country of currency notes issued by nationally chartered banks following the National Banking Act of 1863.

Unsecured credit  —  Credit extended on the borrower's promise to repay the debt, and for which collateral is not required.

Unsecured debt  —  A debt instrument not backed by the issuer's pledging of assets. Unsecured bonds are called debentures.