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Aug 31, 2011 5:08PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You may be damaging your scores without knowing it.

Aug 30, 2011 10:57AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

If you keep on top of this, you're unlikely to have any unpleasant surprises about your 3 credit scores.

Aug 22, 2011 1:36PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You may be able to, but you'll have to jump through a lot of hoops first.

Aug 17, 2011 5:16PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

The score a lender reviews is not the same as the score you've purchased from a credit-reporting agency.

Aug 17, 2011 4:39PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

The key here is that even if you purchase your FICO score, it likely won't be the same number a bank or other lender would see.

Aug 5, 2011 9:05PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Look for higher interest rates on mortgages, just for starters. Rates for other consumer loans, including credit cards, also could be affected.

Jul 28, 2011 5:04PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

There's a lot of blame to go around, but many MSN Money readers say the president deserves most of it.

Jul 26, 2011 6:12PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You have to show you've been responsible with the borrowing power you already have before credit card companies will increase your limit.

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