Bust these 7 credit myths

What you think you know about credit might well be wrong. Watch our latest Undercover Secrets video and learn the truth about credit.

By Smart Spending Editor Jun 12, 2013 6:11PM
So you think you know about credit. Think again.

Credit -- good, bad, and ugly -- is a popular topic these days. And as such, there are lots of popular myths out there.

For example; is it true that credit bureaus must investigate problems on your credit report within 30 days? Is it really impossible to get rid of credit disputes? What do credit repair firms know that you don't?

And what about that free credit report. Scam or legit?

Watch this Undercover video and learn the truth behind the myths.


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