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The Problem With Not Knowing Your Credit Stats

You may think your credit report is perfect because you have never been late or missed any of your loan payments, but recent studies have shown that perhaps as many as 50% of all credit reports have errors in them.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/24/2014

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Credit Cards: How Many Is Too Many?

How many cards do you have? Can you name what’s in your wallet? If the answer is no, you have too many cards.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/04/2014

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Checking Your Credit Report

I’ll bet every time I have suggested that you get copies of your free credit reports you have made a mental note to check yours. Do it now!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/03/2014

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Your Credit Score

Credit scores are a quick and easy method for creditors to judge you as a potential customer.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/16/2014

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Your Credit Report

The three large reporting companies, TransUnion, Equifax, and Experian, will provide you with an annual free copy of your credit report, but you must ask for it.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/15/2014

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How Many Credit Cards Are In Your Wallet?

According to Fair Isaac, on average, today’s consumer has a total of 13 credit obligations on record at a credit bureau, 9 credit cards and 4 installment loans.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/05/2013

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Check Your Credit Report Annually

It is important to be checking your credit report and credit scores at least annually.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/04/2013

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Still More Great Money Saving Tips From the AARP Bulletin

Websites like Freebie-Depot.com, Mrfreestuff.com and Shop4Freebies.com offer samples of products and online coupons and rebates.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/17/2013

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Your Free Credit Report

No one should charge you for your credit report.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/17/2013

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How To Avoid Identity Theft

There has been a rebound in identity theft according Javelin Strategy. So how can you protect yourself?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/05/2013

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