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[29 Jul 2019 | One Comment | 4,769 views]
Credit Checks Determine if Your Creditworthy

Well, the notion of credit for a job well done extends beyond your personal, academic, or professional achievements and into your financial life. In the financial sense, credit is an agreement between a lender, a bank, credit union, credit card issuer, utility company, or other institution that has a financial stake—and a borrower.

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[28 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 4,877 views]
Credit Karma Scam?

So, you can get your TransUnion Credit Score for free? You can get absolutely free credit monitoring? These are services that people pay good money for and Credit Karma, a company that isn’t affiliated with any of the credit bureaus, is giving it away for free. Does this sound too good to be true or is Credit Karma a scam?

Rebuilding Credit »

[16 Nov 2012 | One Comment | 3,270 views]
Why do I Need a Co-Signer?

If you don’t have an established credit history, or if you do have an established credit history but it has some dings, you may need a co-signer to get approved for a loan or credit card. By co-signing a credit application, the co-signer is agreeing to assume responsibility for the debt should you, the primary borrower, default on your agreement to pay the debt.

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[21 Sep 2012 | One Comment | 20,556 views]
How to Increase Your FICO Score 50 Points in 30 Days

Sometimes, people make bad decisions and they end up losing their house, car and credit cards that ruin their credit history.

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[15 Sep 2011 | One Comment | 9,653 views]
Raise Your FICO Score 50 Points in 72 Hours

Your credit score can have a major impact on your life. Not only do creditors typically check your score when deciding whether or not to approve your application and what interest rate to charge you if you are approved, but landlords, insurance companies, and even employers often check it as well.