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If Divorce wrecked your credit take these shopping tips to heart: Edmunds.com

BY GERRY MILES

A pothole can do severe damage to your tire, the rim and the vehicle’s alignment, but it’s imminently fixable.

A divorce is a heart-wrenching experience that can exact a devastating toll upon both parties, not to mind your credit report at times. 278 more words

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Consumer Reports- Free Credit Scores WARNING!

I’ve preached this for years, now consumer reports is also on board with free credit reports and scores from Credit Karma, Quizzle, Credit Sesame and other sites. 84 more words

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Good Credit Is Just As Important After Your Home Purchase

Everybody knows how important it is to have great credit when you’re buying a house. But keeping your credit good after you’ve purchased is just as critical. 524 more words

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6 Factors That Affect Your FICO Score

It’s hard not to pay attention to the news these days, with headlines and news anchors inundating us with the increasingly depressing reality of our economy. 999 more words

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Disputing Credit Report Could Get Easier Under New Rules

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Disputing a mistake on your credit report could get easier and the effects of medical debt less severe under changes being made by the three largest credit-reporting agencies. 560 more words

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Credit Bureaus Agree To Revamp Practices For Handling Errors, Unpaid Medical Bills

Experian, Equifax and TransUnion – the three largest companies to collect and disseminate credit information for millions of Americans – must undergo an overhaul of credit reporting practices as part of an agreement with the New York Attorney General’s Office. 668 more words

Should You Use Credit or Debit Cards?

With all of the recent large-scale data breaches at companies like Target, healthcare providers like Community Health Services and even banks like JPMorgan, many consumers are asking themselves which is the best way to pay for goods and services – credit, debit….


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