How Can I Improve My Credit Score?

How Can I Improve My Credit Score?
There's a myth, though, that the more credit cards you take out, the better your credit score will get. In fact, if you're just getting started with credit cards and you open up a lot of new cards — it could be your standard Visa and Mastercard, or a …
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New Study Shows How Financially Responsible Facebook Friends Impact Your
The study titled, “Credit Scoring with Social Network Data,” analyzes new social credit scoring techniques and finds that it helps to have financially responsible friends on your social network to get a loan. They don't even have to co-sign. More …
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Fix Your Credit Score
There are many people like Aaron who have experienced such errors in their credit report. While a few care to get them rectified, others continue to live with it as they are not aware of the implications.Credit score is an indicator for the lender to …
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For Older Borrowers, Being Thrifty Can Tarnish a Credit Score
One factor that usually favors older people is credit score, which is based on “propensity to repay a debt, regardless of your income or assets,” said Rod Griffin, director of public education at Experian, one of the three large companies that report …
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