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Will debt consolidation help or hurt my credit?
Effect on your imputing: Consolidating credit cards with high balances using an installment loan — a loan with fixed monthly payments — may actually benefit your credit rating, especially if you use the loan to pay off credit cards that are near their …
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How Accepting A Friend Request Could Alter Your Credit Score
Consider your credit score, in particular, which is calculated based on antiquated and often inaccurate information. Most consumers in fact know very little about their credit score, how it's aggregated and what it really says about them. Worse …
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Measure to further Trenton candidates to submit assigned score to be squashed
TRENTON — Councilwoman Phyllis Holly-Ward has a credit score of 800, but it did not impact her ability to sway the majority of her peered. A controversial resolution proposed by the councilwoman to encourage candidates for municipal office to file a …
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