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How Anyone Can Improve Their Credit Score

It seems that as soon as some young adults get a stable job, they will immediately begin borrowing money. While some will handle their debt situation carefully, others will go too far. In fact,...

Warning: FreeCreditReport.com Isn’t Free

By, Ashley Crimaldi In case you haven’t heard, The Federal Trade Commission (F.T.C.) is going after company Experian (the geniuses behind FreeCreditReport.com, and those clever commercials) for misleading Americans into believing FreeCreditReport.com’s credit report...

How is Your Credit Score Determined?

35% Payment History (paying on time). Notice that paying on time is the single largest factor in computing your credit score. If you are likely to forget to pay your bills on time, set...

Beware of the Newest Credit Card Game

ABC’s Good Morning America aired an interesting segment today about¬†credit card companies that are looking at the places people shop to determine credibility.¬† So for example, if the credit card company’s data shows that...