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Tips to Build and Protect Your Credit

June 4, 2021
10 -11 a.m. EST

During this one-hour lunch and learn, we will talk about the difference between credit, credit reports and credit scores. We will talk about what makes up a credit score and tips on how to improve your credit.

We will discuss ways to help your score and habits that will hurt your score. We will also talk about why you need credit and the benefits of good credit. We will also talk about ways you can protect your credit.

The class will be held via Zoom. It is recommended that you have a microphone and webcam but it is not necessary. You may also participate in the zoom via your phone. Connection information for Zoom will be sent a couple days prior to the program.


Registration for Tips to Build and Protect Your Credit is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on June 2, 2021.


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For event information contact Nancy Latham or Teagen Lefere at