Medical Debt and Credit Scores

Dec 18, 2014 by

Millions of Americans’ credit scores have been slammed because of unpaid debt related to unpredictable, uninsured medical costs.

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Your Credit Score #5

Dec 9, 2014 by

Opening new credit accounts—or even applying for new credit—can ding your credit score.

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State Credit Score Rankings

Dec 2, 2014 by

Why are the top 4 of the 10 U.S. cities with the highest credit scores in Minnesota?

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Your Credit Score #4

Nov 18, 2014 by

Does your credit reflect a “healthy” mix, in FICO®’s opinion?

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Your Credit Score #3

Nov 11, 2014 by

“Age of Credit” accounts for 15% of your FICO® credit score. But what is it? And are you screwed on this one if you happen to be young?

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Pay Early, Get Late Fee?

Nov 4, 2014 by

You made a credit card payment early, and your reward was a late payment fee. How can this happen?

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Your Credit Score #2

Oct 30, 2014 by

Nothing matters more in your FICO® score than whether you’ve paid your debts on time!

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Your Credit Score #1

Oct 28, 2014 by

30% of your credit score depends on your “credit utilization”. But what exactly does that mean, and how do you best manage your utilization of credit?

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Tech Replaces Repo Man

Oct 2, 2014 by

Car won’t start? Are you late on payments? The repo man is being replaced by the remotely activated starter interrupt device.

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Balance Transfer Done Right

Sep 25, 2014 by

A credit card balance transfer can help with a debt problem. But only if you do it right!

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