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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 my most read posts to date was the one where I discussed how I raised my credit score by 168 points. It seems like folks really … 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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