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Can this company really clean my credit report?

Companies that offer to wipe your credit report clean of mistakes may not be on the up-and-up. If they are, their services are things you can probably do yourself anyway

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7 ways your card can ease holiday headaches

The song blaring in the mall tells you it’s the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also one of the most stressful. The good news: The plastic in your wallet might offer perks that can smooth out seasonal snafus

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Will 2-day-late payment kill my credit score?

After years of credit perfection, she slipped up and paid two days late. Her bank waived the late fee, but will her mistake blemish her nearly perfect FICO score?

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Upgrading to a better cash-back card

Don’t remain faithful to a credit card that doesn’t suit you. There are plenty of other options, whether you’re looking to minimize fees or maximize rewards (or both)

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Do I have to tell collectors where my sister is?

She got her sister’s old phone number — and, with it, constant calls from debt collectors. Does she have to answer their questions about her sister’s whereabouts and new contact information?

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