Category Archives: Credit Reports

what is a credit report

What Is A Credit Report And Why Is It Important?

What is a credit report? If you know, then you may be thinking why you should bother with a credit report when you know your credit score. That’s all you need, right? Well, you couldn’t be more wrong! If you’ve… Read More

Michelle Summerfield

October 1, 2018

Credit Reports,Blog
Difference Between Hard And Soft Credit Inquiries

What’s The Difference Between Soft And Hard Credit Inquiries?

You may be wondering, “what’s the difference between soft and hard credit inquiries?” Well, it relates to your credit score. Your credit score is a complex number. A large portion of your score depends on how often you make on-time payments and… Read More

Daniel Teo

August 1, 2018

Credit Reports,Blog
how long does information stay on my credit report

How Long Does Information Stay On My Credit Report?

Now that Borrowell has launched free credit reports for Canadians – we get asked this question all the time: “How long does information stay on my credit report?” It’s an understandable question, considering how important credit is to almost all… Read More

Rachel Surman

February 16, 2018

Credit Reports,Blog
Credit Report Launch

Why Are We Launching Free Credit Reports?

We started Borrowell with a big goal in mind: to help Canadians make great decisions about credit and improve their financial well-being.  With Canada’s household debt at record levels – to the tune of $2.11 trillion – we think there… Read More

Andrew Graham

January 24, 2018

Credit Reports,Blog
Credit report health

3 Things You Need To Check On Your Credit Report

Borrowell is all about helping Canadians understand and improve their financial well-being. This is precisely why we have now launched FREE credit reports! Your free credit report reveals important information about your credit score, your financial history, and can give you insights… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 24, 2018

Credit Reports,Blog

How Do I Update Or Dispute Information On My Free Credit Report?

Have you heard the news? Borrowell has now launched free credit reports! This means that each month you’ll be able to see your free credit report, along with your credit score, to help you get the full picture when it… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 24, 2018

Credit Reports,Blog
Borrowell credit report

How Do I Read My Credit Report?

You may have heard that Borrowell has recently launched free credit reports. If you’re thinking about getting yours, now is the time! Checking your credit score and accessing your credit report is a huge step in understanding your credit health and improving… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 24, 2018

Credit Reports,Blog