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Larger Credit Limits Can Result in a Better Credit Score (But Be Careful!)

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Use your plastic carefully for a better credit score
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Bouncing back after bankruptcy is a journey and those that racked up big credit card debt that was discharged in Chapter 7 or 13 might be gun shy about plastic. However, rebuilding your ...

How Does Your Credit Score Stack up to the Average American’s?

How Does Your Credit Score Stack up to the Average American’s?
Is your credit score above average?
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The latest survey by FICO (Fair Isaac Corporation) shows that, in general, American consumers’ credit scores are on the rise. In case you’re wondering how your credit score compares to others, the average in the ...