Posted on 20 Oct 2014 | 3 views
Credit Score Needed to Buy a House

Your credit score is just one of the factors your mortgage lender will use to determine whether you qualify for financing. The problem is, every lender uses different methods to determine your credit worthiness. So, in some cases, a minimum score is difficult to determine for conventional loans. In other cases, especially when loans are underwritten or insured by government organizations, there are minimum credit scores to qualify.

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Posted on 21 Oct 2014 | 1,395 views
A Store Credit Card That Doesn’t Require Payments for Six Months Will Lower Your Credit Score

You charged thousands of dollars’ worth of appliances to a store credit card that doesn’t require payments for six months. As long as you make the payments in six months, your Credit Score will not be affected.

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Posted on 20 Oct 2014 | 1,668 views
Bad Credit Subprime Credit Card Lenders

Credit card issuers are ramping up lending to consumers with poor credit but borrowers beware — the terms aren’t always going to be good. Lending to subprime consumers — typically those with a FICO credit score of below 660 — climbed 41% last year, with banks issuing 1.1 million new credit cards to riskier consumers, a four-year high, according to a recent report from credit reporting agency Equifax.

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Posted on 20 Oct 2014 | 6 views
Bad Credit Auto Lender now Offers no Credit Check Auto Loans Without a Co-Signer

Many car shoppers find they are unable to get a car loan without the help of a co-signer. This is not the case anymore with the help of Complete Auto Loans. The bad credit auto lender now makes getting an auto loan easy, no matter your credit history or inability to use a co-signer.

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Posted on 19 Oct 2014 | 10 views
Citigroup Citibank Offers Free Credit Scores

Citigroup, the fourth-largest credit-card lender by purchase volume in the U.S., is partnering with Fair Isaac Co., the provider of the credit score most widely used by lenders, to provide its customers with their FICO Score beginning in January.

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Posted on 18 Oct 2014 | 13 views
Wells Fargo Lowers Credit Score Requirements for FHA Loans

A move by Wells Fargo Bank to lower the bar for certain government-backed mortgages is stirring hopes of home-ownership among people with credit scores battered by the recession. The San Francisco-based bank, which is the country’s biggest mortgage lender, said recently that it would begin accepting scores of 600, down from 640, for FHA and VA loans, which require as little as a 3.5 percent down payment.