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Is being an authorized user holding me back?

She’s an authorized user on two of her fiance’s cards but wonders if that’s really the best way to improve her credit score. Should she remove herself from the cards and strike out on her own?

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Do lower credit limits mean lower credit scores?

Fearing fraud, he lowered his credit limit. Then he heard a rumor that lower limits mean lower credit scores. Our expert sets him straight on both counts

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Survey: Which airline cards pack the most perks?

Looking for a card that gets you free checked bags, priority boarding and more? CreditCardGuide.com reviewed 23 airline rewards cards from six major U.S. carriers to uncover which cards are the perk-iest

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Am I safe from collectors after a debt settlement?

A debt settlement is a complicated dance, and performing all steps correctly is the only way to make sure that a collector will leave you alone for good

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Can a credit card get me elite status faster?

Some airline rewards cards can help you achieve elite status a little quicker. Yet they’re generally not a good deal for those who fly infrequently

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