All articles tagged: “Effects”

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The Dedicated Account Managers of Pyramid Credit Repair Help You Achieve Your Long-Term Credit Goals

Pyramid Credit Repair Focuses on Long-Term Credit Health

In a Nutshell: The software behind Pyramid Credit Repair allows you to track exactly what the company’s credit... read more »

Lauren Keys

By: Lauren Keys • 4/15/16

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How Do Mortgage Payments Affect Credit Scores?

How Do Mortgage Payments Affect Credit Scores?

Prospective homebuyers with poor credit scores often face challenges when shopping for mortgages. Typically credit... read more »

Tali Wee

By: Tali Wee • 2/9/15

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Less Than 50% of Americans Know How Bad Credit Affects Them

Less Than 50% of Americans Know How Bad Credit Affects Them

Admittedly, credit scores can seem perplexing sometimes. You likely have three different FICO scores, depending on... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/29/14

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How Your Credit Score Can Affect Your Insurance Rates

How Your Credit Score Can Affect Your Insurance Rates

Did you know having a poor credit score can affect how much you pay for car insurance? It may seem strange, but... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/16/14

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How New Credit Cards Affect Your Score

How New Credit Cards Affect Your Score

Your credit score gives potential creditors and businesses — whether it be mortgage lenders, car insurance... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 12/11/14

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The Consequences of Using Social Network Data for Credit Scores

The Consequences of Using Social Network Data for Credit Scores

Social media has come a long way since the early days of Facebook and Myspace. What started out as a virtual social... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/20/14

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The Consequences of Being Free of Debt

The Consequences of Being Free of Debt

Debt-free college graduates are the unicorns of the millennial generation. It seems like an urban legend, gossip... read more »

Erin Lowry

By: Erin Lowry • 3/6/14

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How Does a Gym Membership Affect Your Credit?

How Does a Gym Membership Affect Your Credit?

When you think of things that might affect your credit, your local gym membership probably is not one of them.... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 12/2/13

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Credit Ignorance Costs You – Credit 101

Credit Ignorance Costs You – Credit 101

From the first time you ever apply for credit, you begin to establish a credit rating. Those of us who have used... read more »

Mark Seed

By: Mark Seed • 11/14/13

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4 Ways a Layaway Affects Your Credit

4 Ways a Layaway Affects Your Credit

If you are looking to make a retail purchase but do not have enough cash to pay everything in full, the store may... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 11/9/13

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How Would a Debt Ceiling Default Affect My Credit?

How Would a Debt Ceiling Default Affect My Credit?

Now that Congress has temporarily averted a debt ceiling default, we can all breathe a little easier for a while.... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 11/4/13

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How Your Credit Affects the Price of Your Mortgage

How Your Credit Affects the Price of Your Mortgage

Your credit score plays an important role throughout your life. One very important situation will be when you apply... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 9/21/13

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How Does Refinancing Affect My Credit?

How Does Refinancing Affect My Credit?

With mortgage rates still near historic lows, many Americans who have not refinanced their mortgages are... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 9/16/13

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How Identity Theft Can Affect Your Credit

How Identity Theft Can Affect Your Credit

Identity theft is an all too common problem in today’s digital age. If your identity is ever stolen, it is... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 9/9/13

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Does Refinancing Your Home Affect Your Credit?

Does Refinancing Your Home Affect Your Credit?

If you want to change the terms of your home loan, you can with a mortgage refinance. Refinancing replaces your... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 8/31/13

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How Do Debit Cards Affect Your Credit?

How Do Debit Cards Affect Your Credit?

The use of debit cards – sometimes referred to as ATM cards – won’t impact your credit score or your credit history... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/19/13

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Can Paying My Credit Card Too Often Affect My Score?

Can Paying My Credit Card Too Often Affect My Score?

It’s pretty common knowledge that if you don’t pay your credit card regularly, it will lead to problems. But can... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 8/7/13

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How Taxes Affect Your Credit

How Taxes Affect Your Credit

Owe money to the IRS? You could lose your home, your car and everything else. But there is a way to handle your tax... read more »

Laura Slawny

By: Laura Slawny • 8/6/13

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How No Limit Credit Cards Affect Your Credit

How No Limit Credit Cards Affect Your Credit

A no limit credit card can be a tempting offer. After all, you never have to worry about spending past your credit... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 7/23/13

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How Paying Off Auto Loans Affects Your Credit Score

How Paying Off Auto Loans Affects Your Credit Score

If you’re getting near the end of paying on your car loan, congratulations! This is a milestone that will mean more... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/22/13

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How Does Your Cell Phone Affect Your Credit?

How Does Your Cell Phone Affect Your Credit?

It might surprise you to know your cell phone bill is one of those expenses that can really hurt your credit if not... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/19/13

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How Bad Credit Can Affect Your Children’s Lives

How Bad Credit Can Affect Your Children’s Lives

Having bad credit can make so many things in your life more difficult and more expensive. Your credit score is used... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/10/13

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How Bad Credit Affects Your Career

How Bad Credit Affects Your Career

A bad credit score not only makes it harder to get a loan, it can also hurt your chances of getting a job. When you... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 7/6/13

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How Bad Credit Affects Your Interest Rates

How Bad Credit Affects Your Interest Rates

If you’re in the market for a new car, new household furnishings or maybe you’re trying to take advantage of... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/2/13

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3 Ways Opening a New Account Affects Your Credit

3 Ways Opening a New Account Affects Your Credit

When you open a new credit account, you should be aware it will impact your credit score. In fact, opening new... read more »

David Andrew

By: David Andrew • 6/11/13

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