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Getting Your Credit Score In Order

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5 Ways You Can Improve Your Credit Score

A few years ago my credit score flat out sucked. I was in the low 500’s, and I couldn’t qualify for a $500 personal loan. I was shocked. I didn’t know it was that bad. That day I took a … Continue reading

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How You Can Raise Your Credit Score

In January, I wrote a post on how I raised my credit score by 168 points. It was relatively easy once I finally got focused and started paying attention to some things. Today, I want to give you five tips … Continue reading

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How Bad Credit Can Cast a Shadow Over Job Prospects

Job seekers who have lived through financial challenges may feel intimidated by the possibility that a potential employer might pull their credit report. Understand how and when a potential employer can check the credit reports of prospective employees, and how … Continue reading

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5 Free Credit Report Websites

This post contains affiliate links. Feel free to view my disclosure here. One of the most read posts to date on this site was the one where I discussed how I raised my credit score by 168 points. It seems … Continue reading

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How I Raised My Credit Score By 168 Points

My debt repayment plan officially started again in January 2015. I vowed to get current on all my bills and start the process of eliminating my debt. So far it has been an interesting journey. Besides seeing the numbers get … Continue reading

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