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Improve Your Credit Score In 9 Simple Steps

Are you trying to improve your credit score?  I don’t have much use for credit scores these days.  Except for the occasional store card we open to save on a big purchase, I figure my credit score is largely irrelevant. Having said that, I also do not go out of my way to earn a bad FICO score, since credit scores …

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What Affects Your Credit Score?

Lenders use your FICO score, which falls between 300 and 850, as a predictor of your likelihood to repay debt. Your credit score will determine if you can borrow money to buy a car or a house or obtain a student loan. It will also play a role in establishing the interest rate on your loans. Your score is determined …

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