Two Surprising Ways Divorce Can Hurt Your Credit Score

Posted on: 8 June 2016

Divorce can do a number on your credit score but not because of the legal proceedings. The trouble often comes from the problems that occur when two people separate their financial lives. Losing a source of income can make it hard to keep up with the bills. Sometimes one spouse will default on a credit card to spite his or her ex, which hurts both their credit ratings. But even if you don't have these specific issues, there are two surprising ways getting a divorce can hurt your credit. [Read More]