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Apr 28, 2011 11:15AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Prepaid cards can be a good low-cost alternative to banks and credit cards, but there are better alternatives for building credit.

Apr 28, 2011 10:01AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A new study shows just how much a missed mortgage payment, a short sale, and other credit sins affect a FICO score and how long it takes to bounce back.

Apr 26, 2011 10:18AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Errors, including the kind that result in denial of credit, are more common than you think.

Apr 8, 2011 2:14PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Many credit scores are being marketed to consumers, but which scores are the ones that lenders look at?

Mar 15, 2011 8:39PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Credit and charge cards that have no preset spending limit aren't really a license to charge as much as you'd like, and they can damage your credit score.

Mar 2, 2011 1:42AM on Smart SpendingBy doubleace

It's good news for the auto industry, but can mean bad things for credit-poor buyers.

Feb 25, 2011 1:11PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A central bank proposal would limit nonworking spouses' credit access.

Feb 21, 2011 9:39AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

One year later, 48 who walked away from their houses look back with shame, anger … and enormous relief.

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