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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.

Aug 9, 2012 10:39AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You may think you no longer have to pay that credit card bill, but the card company might think otherwise.

Jun 28, 2012 12:44PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Keeping your finances and your credit score healthy requires discipline. Here are 5 guidelines to help you stay on track.

Jun 25, 2012 11:59AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Want to improve your credit score? These 3 steps can help speed up the process -- and give you a better score by the end of the summer.

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