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Which is the bigger problem real estate debt? Credit card debt?

This is one example of why our country is having problems. The following was posted on the web site bankrate.com ... , publisher of the Nilson Report, a payment industry newsletter”. Did I read that right 9.5 credit cards ... scoring model, the number of credit cards a consumer holds is not a factor in the calculation, even [more...]

Date: 2008-10-13 14:55:26

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GMAC limits loans to buyers with 700+ FICO rating

Filed under: Car Buying, GMIf you're in the market for a new car, you'd better get your credit score in order first ... to consumers with a credit score of over 700. That number is up from the 71% average ... . Auto lending units are looking for top tier customers right now, and GM's captive credit arm [more...]

Date: 2008-10-14 12:52:03

Benefits of Acquiring Bad Credit Auto Loans through Sub-prime Car Lenders

Amazon.de Widgets The world economic recession has created a different set of dynamics before the lenders and primers. With pink slips and instability in the job market borrowers are finding it hard to maintain regularity in repayment. Unavailability of unsecured loans has also added to their worries. This is no less a turbulent time for lenders too. With increased number of bad credit borrowers they are forced to relax their good credit score while approving new loan plans. [more...]

Date: 2009-09-29 07:45:12

Credit information

  The Trump Blog, I thought the information in Trump’s blog would be worthy to share with you ... It is said that inquiries can cost you 3-5 points each time your report is pulled.  If your credit score i ... much of a risk you really are is by using a mysterious number we all know as a credit score [more...]

Date: 2009-01-10 14:20:37

The Complete List Of Round 2 Magnificent 7, Head To Head

10 Frugal Steps To Help You Survive A Tough Economy by Digerati Life A buyer’s right to do “an additional inspection” by Ardelle DellaLoggia Click ... BUYERS by Roberta Murphy  Credit Scores - Why Your Number Matters by Salt Lake Real Estate Blog: 10 Laws of Moving for Aging Parents and Their Families by Real Sage Advice How a Buyers Agent Can [more...]

Date: 2009-01-16 19:06:17

Your SSN Can Now Be Accurately Guessed Using Date and Place of Birth

By Paul Michael It seems that nothing is safe any more. And now your Social Security Number, the lynchpin to you credit score, taxes, government benefits and more, is under attack. It can be guessed, with a staggering degree of accuracy, using simple information you probably have on sites like Facebook and MySpace. We have all heard the stories about Identity Theft and we all take precautions to be careful with our SSN. [more...]

Date: 2009-07-08 16:29:57

Your Credit Report Still Matters

It may seem that all conventional wisdom and rules we lived by have gone out the window in the face of this chaotic economy ... report from each of the three credit bureaus – Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion – once within every ... report our credit score – a number that is reflective of our ability to make on-time payments [more...]

Date: 2008-11-20 16:13:48

Will Credit Repair Enhance Your Plunging Credit Score?

As lending rules get stricter by the day, an increasing number of consumers are desperately looking for ways to improve their credit ratings ... but nevertheless accurate entry on the client’s credit report. This technic exploits a provision ... or out-of-date information from their credit report. This technic works under the premise [more...]

Date: 2008-12-08 07:00:23

Get The Best Home Mortgage Loans

by John Bear Planning to refinance your current mortgage? There are actually several options that are available for you ... number and loan amount. Then the lender will just check your credit scores to see if you are qualified ... regarding their finances, income, and employment. Now, why are people with very high credit scores [more...]

Date: 2008-12-30 12:04:27

Helping Yourself Qualify for a Home Loan

There are a fair number of specific helpful suggestions to make in helping you purchase a home. All of them revolve around the loan ... , but if you don't have at least two open lines of credit, a given reporting bureau may not report a score ... thing is to get a credit score above 720. If you're there already, keep doing what you're doing [more...]

Date: 2008-06-20 13:39:52

The Various Types Of Poor Credit Mastercard

by Larry Grayson Even in these hard times there are a huge number of credit cards inundating the market and even if you unfortunately have a bad credit score, the likelihood is you may still be eligible for some of them. All The Same, individuals who are finding themselves in a poor credit situation will find that Mastercard and Visa [more...]

Date: 2009-01-04 21:30:37

5 Credit Questions with Fair Isaac’s Barry Paperno

Following my guest post on my good friend JD’s Get Rich Slowly about How to Prepare for Buying a Home, ... it needs to be — particularly if errors on the credit report ... , otherwise known as your credit score, which is probably one of the the most important numbers you need [more...]

Date: 2008-09-23 16:11:34

Mortgage Interest Rate Drop Possible with Treasury Intervention

Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson is considering a new plan to reduce mortgage rates in another bid to revive the U.S ... for the lower rates. There are already a number of additions to rates due to credit score, loan ... is enormous. We saw the results of the investment of $600 Billion into the MBS market last week [more...]

Date: 2008-12-04 07:30:46

FICO Fitness Fundamentals

A FICO score is the number that determines the interest rate you pay on credit cards, car loans and mortgages ... credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian and TransUnion. The FICO score is linked to just about every ... in your favor) Don’t apply for any new credit cards Review your credit report periodically to make [more...]

Date: 2008-11-25 16:08:53

Easy to Find Loans

The financing of anything is really difficult and now you might have to spend more time looking for a loan to purchase a luxury item or to consolidate your loans. The number of applications you fill out will affect your credit score ... and it is online. I was looking to replace my old rust bucket and I could not find a Car Loan [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 02:22:51

Your problems: Margaret Dibben writes your wrongs

All I wanted was security help. NatWest tried to sell me a loan My house was burgled ... to personal information including bank statements. I called NatWest's fraud team to obtain a new account number and was told to visit a branch. There I was told I would be credit-scored if I chose [more...]

Date: 2008-11-09 00:04:50

Comic-Con Forecast: Hot, Crowded and Geeky

SAN DIEGO -- Like Clark Kent ducking into a phone booth, Comic-Con International is about to get super ... credit for firing up the buzz machine that led to Iron Man's superheroic box office numbers. "Comic ... ? You can still score one on Craigslist if you're willing to cough up the big bucks.) The lines to pick [more...]

Date: 2008-07-24 03:51:26

Free FICO score

Very limited time: Free FICO score (normally about $17) if you sign up for myFICO forums ... only. This is not a credit report–you can get those at annualcreditreport.com free every year (one per ... . This is limited to a certain number of free scores and once they are gone, they are gone. Best [more...]

Date: 2009-01-16 01:27:53

One of These Coordinators is Doing Something Different

Dick LeBeau: I coached the number one defense in the NFL this year ... to still be working in this league. And we’re alive. I deserve some credit for that. STOP CALLING ME PEDERAST! I GET IT! THE NAME IS CLOSE, BUT I’M NOT A KIDDIE TOUCHER! LEINART SCORES ALL THE UNDERAGE [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 16:26:08

Your Credit Score - What Is A Good Number?

by Christine A. Mathews When you apply for credit, one of the first things a lender will check is your credit score ... are Experian, Equifax, and Trans Union. Each one has it’s own method of deciding what your credit score ... . Mistakes happen, which is why you should review your credit report annually with all 3 credit bureaus [more...]

Date: 2008-12-19 03:43:07

How to Clean up and Get a Higher Credit Score

At the moment, about 30 million credit card users in the United States have low credit score (below 620) ... . Insurance companies, employment firms and even landlords also use this system to check an applicants paying ... . Low numbers in the credit score sheets means slimmer chances for them to obtain loans [more...]

Date: 2008-12-03 07:00:10

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