Posted on 25 Oct 2014 | 1,072 views
Why is Credit Monitoring Important?

Credit monitoring services will watch over your credit file with continuous around the clock tracking and notify you whenever there is a change to the credit file. These services will alert you within 24 hours of a change, usually through email, phone, or text message as you see fit.

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Posted on 25 Oct 2014 | 4 views
Wells Fargo Lowering Credit Standards and Credit Scores for Home Mortgages

U.S. banks are easing credit standards in search of a safe and profitable middle ground after an era of reckless home lending gave way to the stiffest rules in decades, putting a damper on the housing recovery. Wells Fargo (WFC) & Co., the biggest U.S. home lender, two weeks ago cut its minimum credit score for borrowers of Fannie Mae-and Freddie Mac-backed loans to 620 from 660.

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Posted on 25 Oct 2014 | 6 views
Credit Score Needed for a Wells Fargo Credit Card

Credit cards are a great way to build credit, make large purchases, and keep a budget. Not all credit cards are created equal, however. There are secured and unsecured cards, rewards cards, department store cards and traditional credit cards. The Wells Fargo credit card is a traditional credit card programs.

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Posted on 24 Oct 2014 | 1,485 views
What to do if You are a Victim of Identity Theft

If you find yourself a victim of identity theft, you can take some steps to minimize the damage and protect yourself against future theft in the process. It’s important to react as soon as you discover that a theft has taken place, so that thieves don’t have more time than necessary to completely destroy your finances or cause you a lot of problems.

Credit Repair Letters »

Posted on 23 Oct 2014 | 1,108 views
Where do I Dispute and Correct Errors in my Credit History?

If you find errors or inaccuracies in your credit history file, you will have to submit a dispute letter or request to each of the credit bureaus on which the mistake appears. In some cases you may be able to dispute the error with online forms, but in some cases you’ll have to submit a letter with your corroborating documents.

Fico Scores »

Posted on 22 Oct 2014 | 954 views
Closing a Credit Card you Have had the Longest Won’t Lower Your FICO Score

When you close the credit-card account that you’ve had the longest, it will lower the average age of your credit accounts and drag down your FICO Score.