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How Does Age Impact Credit Score?

Age can favorably impact your score due to a longer credit history, but not paying attention to some very important other criteria can negate some advantages. This The Motley Fool article explains.

Finance Charges Defined

This USA Today article elaborates on credit card finance charges, and ways you can prevent these charges.

FICO Score Versus VantageScore

What are the similarities between these two scores? What are the specific differences? This The Motley Fool article explores what factors determine these scores.

Why Buying a House is Not The Most Important Decision You Will Ever Make

Yes, buying a house is a huge monetary decision. Read this The Motley Fool article to ensure you are also focusing and putting into action some other key financial choices as well.

Shopping for a Credit Card?

This The Motley Fool article details benefits and features you may want to search for, before deciding which new credit card to choose.

Why You Really Need to Know How to Read a Credit Report

CreditLife is presenting this The Motley Fool article, detailing more information about what is in your credit report, what is not, and what you need to look for to make smart decisions.

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  • Home Equity Lines and Credit Score

    You are considering whether or not to get a home equity line of credit. This The Simple Dollar article details the positives and negatives of this decision, as well as how it can impact your credit score. read more