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If you do not pay State or Federal taxes or pay a debt owed to a creditor, they can make a claim against your property ... from the mortgage and the lien! How does a lien affect my credit report and credit score? This type of security interest looks very bad on your credit report. Potential lenders see a lien on file [more...]

Date: 2009-01-04 00:30:06

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Get a $50 or $100 Gift Card From American Express

If you’re responsible with credit cards and looking for a bonus, ... of your credit score. Opening and closing a credit card in quick succession may affect your credit score ... Membership Rewards points after spending $500 over the first three months. The points [more...]

Date: 2008-10-02 23:50:19

Weekly Carnivals and Roundup

This week I participated in multiple carnivals. Also next Monday I’ll be hosting the carnival of Twenty-Something Finances ... this week MoneyNing asks does credit card spending limit affect your credit score?  I have heard ... .  Please submit a post here, and come back on Monday to check it out.  Also please leave a comment [more...]

Date: 2008-11-14 17:00:48

soon, but not now.

Although I have no plan of getting another credit card after all the things that I’ve been through, I am still hoping that one day, ... for most. In my case anyways, I am still making my way to improve credit score since, I have lost most ... my payables completely, still, everything has this effects or has affects my credit score. Sad [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 17:28:10

Weekend CurbedWire: Market Crisis Round-Up

These are bizarre times, people. The latest national and local headlines, and how the news could affect/is affecting Los Angeles ... ." 4.) What You Can Control: Your Credit Score, NY Times: “If you can’t come up with a big down payment ... , even if their credit scores are below average. If only such programs were available for lower [more...]

Date: 2008-10-11 19:55:23

How Does Bankruptcy Affect Your Credit Score?

For many consumers facing high levels of debt, bankruptcy may seem like the only available option ... clients will see this blemish on their credit report for up to seven years, but the implications don’ ... , as it can be hard to obtain credit, even with a clean slate. After the bankruptcy declaration [more...]

Date: 2009-01-08 02:16:12

Debt And Bill Consolidation

Debt and bill consolidation is the practice of paying off many loans with one loan ... the chances of missing a payment, which could adversely affect one’s credit score. Sometimes, debtors ... . There can be sizeable gains from reduced interest rates, since credit card interest rates are substantially higher [more...]

Date: 2009-01-16 13:16:08

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

Does Anyone But Me Control My Credit?

by Jim Bransby A credit score can be critical to your personal finances ... without success. Still, few people understand credit scores and what goes into them, and still fewer know how they can affect them. You might be doing everything in your power to get the highest credit [more...]

Date: 2008-08-22 13:18:37

How to Repair Your Credit with Credit Cards

Very few people live their entire lives without inflicting any damage upon their credit scores. Whether it be high balances on credit cards, bankruptcy, collections issues or financing troubles, credit problems affect the best of us and are difficult to repair. Fortunately [more...]

Date: 2008-11-26 04:50:00

A Financial Management Guide For New Graduates

Financial management is something that we care about here at Mint. Learn more with great financial management tips in our blog article index. [ ... !  And always pay on time: late payments can adversely affect your credit score. If you’re unable [more...]

Date: 2008-07-05 17:57:37

Pitfalls of Bad Credit Credit Cards

Having lousy FICO scores, as we all know, affects our ability to pull out loans ... you for what you’ve done, they’ll report you to credit rating ... . As for the lending companies that do accept our request to borrow money, the rates [more...]

Date: 2008-12-27 14:35:46

GMAC to lend money to those with credit scores higher than 700

We already saw how the economy has affected the markets, from real estate and auto industries, to financial institutions ... lending money to people that have a credit score of more than 700, I did not even blink ... . Long gone are the times when 0% down and “no credit needed” loans were widely offered by lenders [more...]

Date: 2008-10-24 21:26:58

How You Can Remove a Tax Lien

With a tax lien on your credit report your score will be dramatically affected. You should take action to erase this mark from your report. [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 08:38:51

Mortgage Rates January 15, 2009

The Producer Price Index (PPI) came out and reflected virtually no inflation on the wholesale side of things ... payment, 740 credit scores, and verifiable income and assets. Rates vary based on borrower profile ... of this report will likely have a significant affect on the markets. I would say that today is a good [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 20:03:13

How to Prepare for Buying a Home

This is a guest post from Jim, my friend and colleague at Blueprint for Financial Prosperity ... t change your job. This won’t necessarily affect your credit score (some banks will do a hard credit check, which negatively affects your score) but it will give the lender headaches when they try [more...]

Date: 2008-09-03 12:00:29

Credit Nexus : Get 3-in-1 Free Credit Report

Posted on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 No Comments Labels: affects my credit score, improve credit score, ... one website that teach you how to remove credit report errors? One thing is sure, first time I realize ... remove credit report errorsCredit Card - is a part of a system of payments named after the small [more...]

Date: 2009-01-13 20:04:00

Free Credit Report

Most individuals only think of credit scores if they are applying for loans ... score by keenly monitoring the credit ratings and identifying any problems and discrepancies in the process. In addition, the site also gives idea to people about the factors affects my credit score [more...]

Date: 2008-12-31 02:11:23

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