NEW YORK (PIX11) — As bills pile up, credit scores are prone to suffering big dents.

New Yorkers are moved to find ways to keep their financial health in check and form good credit habits. To help out, Dr. Melody Wright, director of financial education of financial tech company Kinly, joined PIX11 Morning News on Wednesday to provide tips on how to improve credit scores especially as prices continue to soar.

Watch the video player above for the full interview.