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Apr 10, 2012 12:03PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Bat your credit score higher by following these strategies learned from playing in fantasy baseball leagues.

Apr 9, 2012 11:29AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

As the economy continues to recover, however slowly, instances of personal bankruptcy are down.

Apr 2, 2012 7:07PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

If you are using a paid credit score service, other than myFICO, to look at your score, you probably won't get the same one your lender will.

Apr 2, 2012 6:21PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

About 52 million American adults don't have sufficient credit histories to generate a credit score.

Mar 23, 2012 9:01AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

For nearly 10 years, we've all been able to get free credit reports. But, with few exceptions, we still can't see our credit scores without paying for the privilege.

Mar 21, 2012 7:59PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You probably have 3 scores, so which score do mortgage lenders consider? And what if there's a spouse or partner involved in the deal?

Mar 9, 2012 11:08AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

Federal law limits the charge for a credit report to a maximum of $11. But that doesn't do you much good if it's hidden behind a wall of up-sell.

Mar 8, 2012 9:22AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Are the 'educational scores' offered by free services like Credit Karma of any value if they're not the credit scores that lenders see?

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