Esther Trattner

Esther Trattner

Freelance Contributor

Esther is a freelance contributor to MoneyWise.

How — and Why — to Increase Your Credit Limit

Maybe it's time to literally give yourself more credit.

Is It Bad to Cancel a Credit Card?

Avoid a rough breakup with a credit card, because you don't want your credit score getting caught in the middle.

How Long Does It Take to Get a Credit Score?

If you work at it, you may be surprised how quickly your score can rise.