Keep track of your credit score

(Herculaneum) Many people may not know what their current credit score is, which is vastly important if you want to purchase a vehicle or a home. Rhonda Overberg with Re-Max Best Choice in Herculaneum says there could be errors on your credit score, which is very common.

Overberg says knowing your credit score and taking steps to raise it above 649 are very important.

Overberg says the best way to check your credit and not be penalized for checking it, is on Free Credit Report dot com.