Category Archives: credit Scores

A Clever Way To Raise Your Credit Scores With The Credit Bureaus


It is true that more and more companies than you are aware of are viewing your credit profile.  Nearly all of the companies you do business with share information with their sister companies and companies they may have a loose … Continue reading

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Credit Scores Are Sexy


A developing trend in securing financial compatibility in a relationship is to ask your date for their credit scores.  Credit scores, which are generated by private companies often misrepresent a person’s financial responsibility. And yet this one issue continues to … Continue reading

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How To Raise My Credit Score


It’s not impossible, it just seems like it. Coming from poor credit requires action on two fronts.  First it is critical that you use credit.  Over 50% of your credit score comes from positive credit use and recent credit history.  … Continue reading

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Active Military Personel can get their FICO scores for FREE


We recently received word of a new way that active duty personnel can see their real true FICO score for free online. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), which oversees the brokerage industry, has a special website at SaveandInvest.org/Military that … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t My Credit Scores Going Up?


There is a great deal of misconception surrounding credit scores and negative credit.  Although you may have derogatory credit it may not be impacting your credit as much as you think.  In fact, the older the negative credit is (in … Continue reading

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Can Personality Influence Your Credit Score?


A recent study out of Stanford University and Columbia University states that it is possible to predict someone’s credit rating by how patient or impatient they are.  (The Journal of the Association for Psychological Science) Having a good credit score … Continue reading

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More Of Your Privacy Is About To Be Ripped Away From You!


It is becoming increasingly apparent that you private life and your personal information are a commodity that the credit bureaus think they own and have the right to sell to just about anyone for the asking. This is a very … Continue reading

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