A friend of mine asked if she could really get a free credit report. I sensed the embarrassment in her voice. But it’s a great question. Yes, you can get a free credit report! And I mean completely free without any strings attached.
I don’t blame her for doubting it. Every time you turn around companies are telling you about free stuff.
Like you’ll get a free $20 gift card (BIG PRINT) when you purchase a $100 gift card (small print). Or how about Free Shipping (you’d better read the fine print because it’s only when you spend $99 or more)?
You see more “when you” attached to free offers than ever. [Read more…]