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  • Things to remember about your credit score

    by George Hauser

    Repairing a damaged credit score isn’t like an error done with a pencil; is an eraser, put in the right answer then errors are corrected. With a credit score, you have to invest money, effort and time. And the worse thing about a real poor credit score is that it takes years before you can have your score as good as new again. In America alone, a large percent of consumers have felt a sudden drop in their credit scores … (more) November 15, 2010

  • What’s the big deal with keeping a good credit score?

    by George Hauser

    There are three major credit bureaus in the US; the Transunion, Equifax and Experian. It is through these credit bureaus where we can obtain our credit score. Though all three bureaus work in the same nature and purpose, they have different standards on what a good and bad credit score is. For you to know how well your credit score is doing or to determine whether you need to get it fixed then get in touch with a credit bureau … (more) November 4, 2010

  • What your credit score can do for you

    by George Hauser

    All of us are aware what a credit score is but not a lot of us are actually very mindful on the benefits of a good score and the pitfalls of having a poor one. One of the reasons why a lot of us are trying very hard to maintain a good credit score is our want to get approved of a loan instantly and an additional credit card as well. When you are able to present a good credit … (more) October 30, 2010

  • Things to know about your credit score

    by George Hauser

    We often hear of credit score but not all of us are really serious in knowing what it could do to us. The credit score is a measuring system that tells a lot on how we handle our finances when it comes to using our credit cards, loans and repaying them. With the credit score, a lender determines a borrower’s creditworthiness. When you have a good credit score then you can enjoy easy approval on loans or credit card applications … (more) October 20, 2010

  • Keeping your credit score in balance

    by George Hauser

    Your credit score could be checked with our credit reporting agencies. But with the technological advancements that we are all enjoying now, we can already check it right at the comfort of our homes. Our credit performance or the ways we manage our finances are gauged by the credit score that we have. A high credit score means that we are responsible enough on our finances while a poor one is a reflection of our negligence. The credit score is … (more) October 15, 2010

  • Poor credit score can get your job application get rejected

    by George Hauser

    The credit score is the three-digit number that comes from the credit bureau. The figures show how good or bad they manage their finances as a borrower. The credit score is based on factors like credit history, credit card purchases, payments, loans mortgages and credit inquiries you’ve made in the past. Before a lender decides whether you get approved of a credit card or a loan, they have to first check on your credit score. When they are impressive then … (more) October 4, 2010

  • Teaching kids on how to get a good credit score

    by George Hauser

    Comparing the era now and half a century ago, young people are enjoying more benefits and privileges with the teenagers long time ago. They’ve got the laptops, mobile phones, gadgets and yes credit cards as well. Simply put, adults and teenagers are now enjoying almost the same advantages. Aside from technological stuff, one of the things that teenagers of this day would want to have for themselves is the credit card. And with things getting more and more possible each … (more) September 29, 2010

  • Your low credit score still has hope

    by George Hauser

    Lenders invest their money on you when they approve you of a loan, mortgage or a credit card. And since they need to take out company fund for you, they want to make sure whether you really deserve their trust or not. So how would they know if you deserve the chance or not? It is through your credit score. The credit score is a three-digit rating provided by your credit bureau. In the US, the three major credit card … (more) September 20, 2010

  • Good credit score – A passport to better rates

    by George Hauser

    What do lenders check on first when one applies for a credit card, loan or a mortgage? Yes, it is the credit score. Credit bureaus do keep a record of the credit report including the credit score. The credit score has three digits which serves as the primary determining factor whether or not you get approved of a loan or not. In other words, these three digits is the basis of your creditworthiness. If you have a low credit score … (more) September 15, 2010

  • Get impressive credit score with no sweat at all

    by George Hauser

    When one’s credit score is damaged, it can call for a great deal of repairing which can involve money, time and effort. What could even be more stressful is the fact that with the great money and effort coupled with repairing your credit score, it will take years ( seven years to the maximum) before you can finally be cleared. Maintaining a good score is one of the hardest things for the majority of consumers in America. Though there are … (more) September 3, 2010