“No one would give me credit or even consider my application,” he says.

After the fourth rejection, Brian was close to giving up hope.

But then a friend told him about Credit Sesame, a free online service that will help you improve your credit score fast.

Expert advice to get you back on track

Credit Sesame will analyze your credit report and tell you which bills to pay off first and what moves to make to increase your score.

“Credit Sesame sends me emails to let me know what is happening with my credit score, usage and debt,” says Brian. “It also tells me how I can control my score by increasing my credit limits, reducing my spending, and paying off the smaller limit cards.”

With the help of Credit Sesame’s free credit monitoring services, you could start seeing results in your first month.

“I signed up with Credit Sesame's free service and received my first credit card offer within 30 days,” says Brian. “Now I have several cards with limits upwards of $10,000 and some are cash back cards... the payments are low, and I don't miss any.”

No more costly credit report errors

Credit Sesame will also keep an eye on your credit to make sure your rating isn’t being affected by a mistake on your report.

You’d be surprised how often those can pop up – according to the Federal Trade Commission, one in five credit reports contains errors.

With Credit Sesame, you won’t have to worry about someone else’s blunder hurting your credit score.

Change your credit score, change your life

Credit Sesame turned things around for Brian, and it can do the same for you.

About the Author

Shane Murphy

Shane Murphy

Reporter

Shane is a reporter for MoneyWise. He holds a bachelor’s degree in English Language & Literature from Western University and is a graduate of the Algonquin College Scriptwriting program.