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How Long Does It Stay on My Credit Report?

If your credit report includes some negative items, it’s important to know how long they will remain there. Every negative mark on your credit report has some impact on your overall credit score, so the sooner a negative mark no longer shows up, the better. If you’re trying to improve your credit score, take a […]

Short Sale vs. Foreclosure

In these harsh economic times, there are situations in which you simply have to bite the bullet and do what needs to be done. If you are sinking paycheck after paycheck into a mortgaged home that is not worth its value anymore, it’s time to cut your losses. Unfortunately, ridding yourself of a burdensome property […]