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8 Actionable Tips on Raising Your FICO Credit Score

May 21st, 2019 · No Comments · Credit Rebuild, Credit Repair, Credit Scores

There are no two ways about it; raising your FICO credit score is hard. It can actually seem like an insurmountable task for the many unfortunate individuals saddled with a history of poor financial decisions. There’s no way to game the system. There are no fancy tricks that make the process easier. But there is […]

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How to Use Free Credit Monitoring When a Credit Freeze Is in Place

November 28th, 2017 · No Comments · Credit Reports, Credit Scores

If you’ve done much searching around for free credit monitoring, you know there is no shortage of services out there offering free access to your credit reports and scores all year long. Unfortunately, your options are more limited if you have a credit freeze on your reports (as it is now recommended we all have in the wake of the Equifax hack). Thankfully, there are some exceptions, meaning you need not sacrifice the free credit monitoring you need – for credit repair efforts and beyond — just as much as you need your credit freeze.

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Using Credit Karma to Monitor Your Credit: How It Works and Why You Need It

September 26th, 2017 · No Comments · Credit Reports, Credit Scores

How does Credit Karma offer its credit monitoring services for free? Which credit bureaus do they pull from? Which scores do they use and are they accurate? Get answers to these and other questions about Credit Karma, one of the more popular services you can use to monitor your credit, during the credit repair process and beyond.

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