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January 3, 2017

Resolve to Improve Your Financial Health This Year

Saving money and reducing debt don’t usually appear at the top of most consumers’ list of New Year’s resolutions, where […]

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December 13, 2016

If I Close a Credit Account, Will It Help or Hurt My Credit Score?

As with many other questions related to credit, the question above doesn’t have a “yes” or “no” answer. Intuition might […]

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November 16, 2016

What’s In Your Credit Mix?

Having a variety of account types can boost your credit score Potential lenders want to know how responsibly a consumer […]

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August 24, 2016

Joint Account? Authorized User? Which is Best for Credit Sharing?

There are two ways to share a credit card: via a joint account (owner) or as an authorized user. Both […]

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