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Oct 17, 2012 11:33AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Many people are confused about who keeps track of your credit history and what they do with that information.

Oct 12, 2012 2:26PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A new survey also says 32% of Americans think homeowners should be able to strategically default on their mortgages without facing consequences.

Oct 5, 2012 10:39AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

As consumers become more savvy about their scores, it may be time to look instead at the underlying factors that go into them.

Oct 3, 2012 3:52PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A rent-to-own plan is an expensive alternative for people with bad credit, and it won't help them improve their scores.

Aug 30, 2012 9:40AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

There are times when it's worth a hit to your credit scores to tell a card issuer you don't want to do business with them anymore.

Aug 29, 2012 10:57AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

If you want to be technical about it, you don't really have a credit report on file with the credit reporting agencies to begin with.

Aug 22, 2012 11:23AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Using a credit card for all of your expenses in an effort to get the most rewards could reduce your credit scores.

Aug 13, 2012 11:08AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

These new firms offer to ease the apartment hunt for folks with shaky finances. But their fees are anything but low-rent.

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