Why Your Credit Score Matters in Retirement

Kiplinger Personal Finance

Your three-digit credit score matters even in your retirement. Lenders of all kinds, not to mention credit card providers, rely on your FICO credit score to ...

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Credit card chargebacks on the rise: When to use them

WTAE Pittsburgh

Credit card users who feel helpless when dealing with merchants that provide shoddy goods and services should know they have a powerful tool ...

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US Consumer-Credit Annual Gain Grows At Slowest Pace Since 2013

Financialbuzz.com

It was also revealed by the report that December witnessed a $14.2 billion credit advance being dished out against a 25.2 billion leap in the month ...

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Are credit card 'swipe fees' legal?'

WTMJ-TV Milwaukee

"They have no interest in listening to your side of the story, and they just say 'Sorry we run everything as credit' and 'The fee is the fee.,'" said Doug ...

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How Microlending Can Help You Start A Business

Due.com

The third could put your personal credit in serious jeopardy, not to mention racking up some crazy interest charges. The fourth, traditional bank loans, ...

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You May Be Able to Get Collection Accounts Off Your Credit Report Sooner Than You Think

Credit.com

While shopping for a home to buy, Ryan discovered through his credit monitoring service that a collection account had hit his credit reports.

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Consumers have a powerful tool in credit card chargebacks

NerdWallet

Credit card users who feel helpless when dealing with merchants that provide shoddy goods and services should know they have a powerful tool available to them: chargebacks.

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How to Consolidate Credit Card Debt and Pay It Off

Student Loan Hero

The 2016 Q3 financial account report from the Federal Reserve shows Americans owe $12.35 trillion total in all debts. Of that, $747 billion is owed on credit cards.

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Rising Credit Score but Rotten Credit Report? How That Affects Your Loan

Money: U.S. News

If you have a dismal credit score, and you plan to apply for loan for a new house or car, you probably are doing whatever you can to bring your numbers up.

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There Are Only 2 Acceptable Reasons to Go Into Credit Card Debt, New Survey Shows

SF Gate

NerdWallet partnered with OkCupid to study how the dating site’s users answered questions designed to help them find a good match.

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