How do I better a credit score?

Answer Timely PaymentsRead your monthly bill statements and find the due dates for each. Write these down on paper or a calendar. When the due dates approach, send the payments in early enough that they a... Read More »

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Is It Better for Your Credit Score to Close a Zero Balance Credit Card?

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Is it better for your credit score to close a zero balance credit card?

In most cases, you are better off not canceling a credit card with no balance, because it will no longer report to the credit bureau as being current with payments and your debt-to-available-credit... Read More »

Is it Better for a Credit Score to Close Unused Cards?

It is better for a borrower's credit score to leave all credit card lines open. Closing a credit card decreases a borrower's credit history and limits the amount of available credit to the borrower... Read More »

Will a 700 credit score be better than 654 for refinancing?

Yes, a credit score of 700 will be better than a score of 654 when you are refinancing your loan. The higher your credit score, the lower the interest rate that will be assigned to your loan becaus... Read More »