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Most Americans fear fraud, but few are taking action. Here’s what you should do now.
Errors are common in credit reports. Fix yours and you can boost your score.
Good luck getting a decent loan if your record has any of these blemishes.
Not all credit inquiries are equal. Here’s what you need to know.
Have credit issues in your past? You still might qualify for a home loan.
Every hard inquiry that’s made on your credit history is logged for two years.
Too many hard credit checks from prospective lenders could impact your FICO scores.
Paying off your balances in full is just the beginning of a path toward better credit.
Which form of payment is safer? Greg McBride explains why cash isn’t always king.
You have to start somewhere! These tips make establishing good credit a snap.