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This critical 3-digit number can open — or close — doors to great interest rates.
Almost 80% of credit card holders who ask for a higher credit limit get it, our survey shows.
If your date knew your credit score, you might not be in a relationship, our survey shows.
Here’s how a missed $50 debt could damage your credit score and cost you thousands.
If you’re no longer liable for a debt but it’s on your credit report, here’s what to do.