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Why Does Getting a Loan Hurt Your Credit Score?

www.oklahomaautofinance.com

We know that applying for a loan hurts your credit, but why the negative impact? We look at the various factors affected, and what you can do to minimize the impact.


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How to Create a Debt Reduction Plan that Works for You

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One of the most common bits of financial advice is to pay off debt as quickly as you can. However, before you go too far and create a plan that is impractical for you and your financial situation, it makes sense to study the situation and create a debt reduction plan that works for you.


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Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite Mastercard Review: A Must Have Card

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The Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite Mastercard can earn you $400 towards free travel. Read my review to see why it's my favorite rewards credit card.


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How to Improve Your Credit Score

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Improving your credit score is one of the most common goals that people have relating to their financial life. A good credit score can help you to qualify for a mortgage, get better terms on a loan, etc. If you want to be able to plan out a successful financial future, a good credit score is usually a part of that equation.


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How Your Credit Score Affects a Car Loan

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We all know that bad credit is costly, but looking at some hard numbers really drives it home. For instance, it could cost $6500 more to finance a car with bad credit versus excellent...and we're talking about a $17,000 car!


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How Often Should You Check Your Credit Score?

www.hoosierautofinance.com

Your credit report is easy to check for free once a year. But what about your credit score? Should you be monitoring it regularly? How often?


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Travel Hacking Tip – Get $400 Worth of Free Travel

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My wife and I love to travel, but packing up a family of five for vacation quickly gets very, very expensive. We’re always looking for new travel hacking tips to help save money whenever we can, and today I’m going to share with you what I consider the single best travel hack I’ve come across in a long time.


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How to Use Revolving Credit to Build Your Credit History

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Revolving credit can help you build your credit history so that you show a good face to lenders, insurers, and other financial services providers that use your credit history as a gauge of how reliable you are likely to be.


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Three Credit Assumptions that Could Ruin Your Finances

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Since your credit is so important, it’s important to avoid making assumptions that could ruin your finances.


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How to Convert a Secured Card to Unsecured Rate ZIp

www.ratezip.com

Many secured credit card issuers are open to the idea that you should be able to convert your secured card to an unsecured card. This can provide you with a bit of a boost to your credit, and even supply you with a higher credit limit.


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