5 common credit score myths to consider

David Leto •
50plusfinance
The credit card in a hand

When it comes to credit scores and credit reports, the so-called “conventional wisdom” is full of common myths and flat-out inaccuracies. The fact is, some of the most common misconceptions can actually hurt your score. With that said, here are five common credit score myths to consider. Myth: Improve Your Score by Closing Unused Credit

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Got a business credit card or loan? Keep commercial debt separate from your personal credit

John Ulzheimer •
The Simple Dollar
Credit cards

Businesses both small and large take on commercial debt as a way to finance projects, expand, or even to make payroll. Commercial credit cards are also popular among businesses due to the many conveniences and perks they offer. But if you’re a small business owner who’s considering applying for commercial funding, there are a number

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Five perks of having good credit

John Ulzheimer •
The Simple Dollar

When it comes to your credit scores, the higher they climb, the better. But you probably already knew that. Of course, you may be able to get by with bad credit. But bad credit makes life a lot more difficult, and certainly a lot more expensive than it needs to be. There are a number

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