Improving Credit

How to Improve Your Credit Score

Your credit score, in some ways, holds more power than any other part of your personal information. Many people think of credit scores as only important if you’re applying for a loan or credit card, but in today’s world they’re used for many more things than just loans. Without a solid credit history you can […]

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How to Raise Your Credit Score 100 Points Overnight

Every day, the words “raise your credit score 100 points overnight” get typed into internet search engines. Users might be trying to buy a house or even a buy a car. Perhaps they just found out they were declined for credit and learned their score is a lot lower than they thought it was—or lower than it needs […]

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How to Build Credit With an Authorized Credit Card Account

Whether you are a young adult, a new U.S. citizen without a credit history, or even someone simply trying to rebuild a credit history, the process of building up your credit score can be long and difficult. You need credit to build a credit history. One way to begin trying to build credit is being an authorized […]

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How to Build Credit With a Credit Card

Building credit can be quite the challenge, and some consumers struggle to get their score raised even just a little bit. The truth is that there are many ways to build credit, and one of these ways is through the use of a credit card. The key to using a credit card to build credit […]

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8 Ways to Rebuild Credit

If you have ever tried to apply for a home loan, auto loan, or credit card, you know how important your credit score is. When the financial crisis hit, many people’s credit took a huge nosedive and you may have been one of them. If you are experiencing problems when you try to be financed […]

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