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[8 Oct 2021 | No Comment | 2,554 views]
8 Quick Tips on how to Raise Your Credit Score Fast

Credit scores — they’re like report cards for grown-ups. It’s a three-digit “grade” you get on a scale that ranges from 300 to 850. Your score indicates your creditworthiness to potential lenders, banks, landlords, insurance companies, and even to some employers, for instance. I’m sure you know that the higher your score the better.

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[6 Oct 2021 | 2 Comments | 11,978 views]
5 Ways to Boost Credit Card Perks Without Lowering Your Credit Score

Credit card perks can be very useful and with one or two good cards — you could be enjoying free airline flights, free hotels stays and more.

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[6 Oct 2021 | One Comment | 3,759 views]
Credit Score Using FICO Score vs VantageScore

FICO isn’t the only number used to determine your credit risk — the score that counts is the one your lender uses. There is no single credit score number — the compilers of the widely accepted FICO Credit Score allow lenders to customize their system, so different lenders produce different scores.

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[5 Oct 2021 | One Comment | 3,720 views]
Closing Credit Cards can Hurt Your Credit Score

This has become less “strange” in recent years, but closing your credit cards can hurt your score.

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[3 Oct 2021 | No Comment | 2,698 views]
Does Your Credit Score Need a Tweak? Here’s How!

A credit score is either a blessing or a curse cast down upon you from the digital cloud. A score of 740 qualifies you for the best interest rate on a conventional mortgage. A score under 640 means ugly interest, and a number under 620 makes it very hard to get a mortgage at all.