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The Top 3 Ways To Turn Bad Credit Into Good Credit October 5th, 2017

Having a good credit score is essential if you want to do things like get the lowest possible interest rate on your mortgage or be approved for an elite rewards credit card. Some potential employers will even check your ...
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5 Ways To Pull Your Credit Score Out Of The Basement February 27th, 2017

If you’ve been turned down for a credit card you wanted, it could be because your credit score isn’t so great. A low credit score can shut you out of being approved for the very best rewards credit cards, the lowest APRs, not to mention a mortgage or ...
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Fighting Your Way Back After Divorce: Repairing Credit July 15th, 2016

If you’re separated, divorced, or facing a split in the future, you might know that your relationship is not the only casualty in this scenario.
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Why Bad Credit Isn’t the End of the World January 30th, 2016

If your credit score is in the cellar, you may feel like it’s a problem you’ll never be able to solve.
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Why You Need to Check Your Credit Report Regularly June 8th, 2015

You might think you have good credit—and you could be right. But if you aren’t checking your credit report regularly, you might not know if there is something on your credit report dragging your score down.
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Great Credit Cards for Bad Credit November 17th, 2014

If your credit is below the “good credit” benchmark of 700, you might think the only credit cards available to you are “bad credit cards.” But if that’s what you think, there’s good news: there are many great credit cards available for people with ...
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Why You Should Stop Panicking About Bad Credit June 3rd, 2014

Many people worry that a bad credit score is the end of the world. But the truth is, bad credit is common. Everyone gets into trouble sometimes and financial messes are nothing to be ashamed of.
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Finding a No-Fee Credit Card for Limited Credit December 10th, 2013

People with poor credit often do not know where to begin when they are looking for a credit card. They may think that their choices are as limited as their credit and that they will have to pay high fees for any credit card available to customers ...
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What Goes Into a Credit Score and How to Raise Yours June 28th, 2013

A lot is riding on your credit score. Whether or not you get approved for a loan or a credit card, what interest rate you qualify for on your mortgage—maybe even whether or not you get that job you applied for. But many people don’t really know how ...
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Understand How To Manage Your Credit And Debts Better January 20th, 2012

Credit is an important tool – it affords you the purchasing power to buy something right now but pay for it later. However, it is imperative to understand that when you buy something on credit you are borrowing the money needed to pay for it and the ...
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Addressing Some Misconceptions About Rebuilding Credit November 15th, 2011

While it is very possible to repair your own credit if it has sustained damage due to divorce, job loss or bad financial decision making, there are a few common misconceptions when it comes to re-building a good credit history. Being aware of these ...
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