Posted on 22 Jun 2016 | 5,790 views
49 FICO Credit Score Ratings the Lenders Use

The credit score you get isn’t always the same score a lender looks at when deciding whether to give you a mortgage, credit card or auto loan.

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Posted on 1 Jul 2016 | 2,945 views
Your FICO Score Could Lose 50 Points by not Following This Credit Card Strategy

Borrowing money today requires impressing an increasingly hard-to-please crowd. With creditors of all kinds more cautious than ever, you need an A+ application to land the best terms — and that means an A+ credit score, the number lenders use to judge your risk of default.

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Posted on 1 Jul 2016 | 1,501 views
Have at Least Three Open Accounts to Raise Your FICO Credit Score

Having more than one credit account can boost your credit score. If possible, strive for at least three good accounts.

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Posted on 30 Jun 2016 | 736 views
Nordstrom Credit Score Needed for Store Credit Card

Nordstrom is a popular department store that offers a traditional department store card. This card has special perks, as cardholders are privy to special discounts, deals and sales that non-cardholders do not qualify for. It also makes department store purchases convenient and easy to budget for.

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Posted on 29 Jun 2016 | 1,413 views
Sample Credit Repair Letter for Items in Credit Reports Belonging to a Former Spouse

One of the major casualties of divorce is the damage incurred to both party’s credit. Not only do you incur the expense of divorce proceedings and attorneys, but divorce can send you spiraling into bankruptcy. Until your former spouse’s information is completely irradiated from your credit file, his or her mistakes with money can also reflect on your credit score. This is why it is advisable to take the following steps sooner rather than later.

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Posted on 29 Jun 2016 | 3,534 views
Best Places to get FICO Scores for Free

Your FICO Score is a very important indicator of how well you’re doing credit wise.¬†FICO Scores can be retrieved at a small cost but there are some ways to obtain your credit report and sometimes your score for free.