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[28 Mar 2017 | No Comment | 795 views]
5 Habits of Credit Card Users With High Credit Scores

Aiming for a perfect credit score might seem like you’re trying to attain the unattainable, but hitting the coveted 850 FICO score isn’t impossible. A dedicated few find a way to obtain it by taking such steps as acquiring and maintaining good financial behaviors, monitoring their credit, and using only a small percentage of their available credit each month.

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[25 Mar 2017 | No Comment | 718 views]
Open Numerous Credit Cards and Store Credit Card Accounts to Build Your Credit Score

The Strategy — the more credit accounts you have, the higher your available credit and the lower your credit utilization ratio. So when someone offers you the opportunity to apply for a store or credit card, always answer — “Yes, please!”

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[23 Mar 2017 | No Comment | 1,797 views]
5 Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

Fixing your credit score can be very stressful at times and it feels like it’s never ending where the bills keep piling in and it seems like you’re making no progress. While most people tend to just give up and declare Bankruptcy, there are many ways you can fix your credit score and start off where you started when you first grabbed your first Credit Card.

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[23 Mar 2017 | No Comment | 1,484 views]
Creditors are Making Their own Social Media Credit Score and Credit Report System

CoreLogic and FICO partnered last year to offer lenders an alternative credit score for more predictive scoring, which includes data previously not used in credit scoring, from a borrowers cell phone bill, utilities, payday loan activity, to child support judgments, evictions, property tax liens, the status of homeowner’s association dues, whether or not a borrower is underwater on their current home, or whether a borrower owns other properties that credit agencies typically miss.

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[22 Mar 2017 | No Comment | 881 views]
Where to get Your Real Free FICO Credit Score

Where to get Your Real Free FICO Credit Score — consumers can get their first truly free credit score if they’re credit-card holders at First National Bank of Omaha or Barclaycard, two of the 10 largest issuers of credit cards in the U.S.