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 Can a credit score keep you from getting hired?

Answer Yes, a bad credit score can. An employer may question an applicant's responsibility if his credit report is bad and may decide not to hire him. As of January 2010, there are no federal laws prohibi... Read More »
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Will canceling credit cards with high available credit hurt my credit score?

Closing a credit card with a high available credit limit will lower your available credit, as well as remove some of your credit history. Typically, it does lower a borrower's credit score, althoug... Read More »
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What is a good credit score on a credit score scale?

On One Hand: Over 700 on the FICO ScaleThe FICO credit scoring scale runs from 300 to 850, with higher scores signifying a more credit-worthy individual. A score of 700 or higher signifies that you... Read More »
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What percentage of people score 990 on the TransUnion personal credit score?

According to the Associated Press in July of 2010, only 18 percent of Americans had a credit score of over 800. The Credit Truth reports that the percentage of Americans with an 800 or above Trans ... Read More »
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Do lenders use credit score or fico score for mortgage rate?

Lenders use both credit and FICO scores to determine mortgage rates for individual borrowers. Mortgage companies use a "tri-merge" credit report that lists credit bureau scores from Experian, Equif... Read More »
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