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[21 Nov 2018 | One Comment | 3,375 views]
How to Deal With Debt Collectors

If you have debt, chances are you’ll have to deal with a debt collector at some point, at least until you pay off the debt. Even if you’ve hired a debt settlement company to help you negotiate down your debt, debt collectors may still contact you for payment. Here are some tips for dealing with debt collectors, even when they get rude.

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[20 Nov 2018 | 2 Comments | 6,296 views]
Fix Your Credit Report After a Divorce

When a couple is married, they often hold joint accounts, such as savings, credit cards and mortgages. This links their credit scores together. If you’ve just gone through a divorce, your credit may be in shambles. Sometimes, one partner will run up a huge credit card bill, deplete the equity in the home or otherwise try to wreak havoc with the credit score of the other party. It’s important to address this problem head on.

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[14 Nov 2018 | No Comment | 2,364 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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[13 Nov 2018 | One Comment | 2,683 views]
Credit Cards With no Limit can Hurt Your Credit Score

Some credit cards come with absolutely no listed limit, which at first may seem like a good thing.

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[12 Nov 2018 | 2 Comments | 3,873 views]
Pay Less Than Owed on Debt can Damage Your Credit Score

Let’s say you already have a past due on your report and you want to get the debt off your back, so you agree to pay for 75 percent of the debt.