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5 Reasons Why Paying Your Bills on Time Is Not Enough

Accounting for 35 percent of your credit score, payment history is the number one factor affecting your credit standing. A single missed payment could lower your credit score by 60, 80 or 100 points, depending on the date of the late payment and your current credit score. Generally speaking, higher scores are hit harder by […]

You’re Ready. Is Your Credit?

Armed with an impressive resume and knowledge of the company you are interviewing for, you confidently approach the interviewer and begin to craft the inspiring ‘first impression’ you envisioned last night as you went to bed. You may feel prepared for the interview and qualified for the new job, but there is a strong possibility […]