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[16 Apr 2019 | One Comment | 2,991 views]
If I Don’t Pay Child Support, can my Credit Score be Damaged?

Watch out delinquent parents, your credit history can be checked by agencies that enforce child support payments. While the inquiry itself will not count on your credit report, failing to make your court-ordered child support payment can.

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[15 Apr 2019 | No Comment | 2,776 views]
Credit Score Needed for Abercrombie & Fitch Store Credit Card

Abercrombie & Fitch focuses on casual wear for young consumers and Abercrombie & Fitch is known for its production of “high-end” or “near-luxury” products. Though their prices are generally higher than other casual wear retailers, the chain offers an in-store credit card to make their products readily available.

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[15 Apr 2019 | One Comment | 2,913 views]
How Often do Credit and FICO Scores get Updated From the Credit Bureaus?

Credit reporting bureaus continually update credit reports as they receive information from lenders. Your credit score may change with these updates as lenders add new information to your credit report but also as old information drops off your report. How updates affect your credit score can depend on your overall credit history.

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[10 Apr 2019 | 2 Comments | 2,700 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.

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[9 Apr 2019 | 3 Comments | 3,273 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.