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Jun 25, 2013 10:58AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

People ask about how to improve their credit scores all the time. Here's the step-by-step guide to boosting those all-important numbers.

Jun 20, 2013 10:49PM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Those data breaches you read about can give identity thieves all the information needed to establish service with your name on it. It's one more reason to check your credit report.

Jun 14, 2013 1:56PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

The writing is on the 'wall' - financial agencies may soon be using your online presence to help determine your credit worthiness.

Jun 12, 2013 6:08PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

What you think you know about credit might well be wrong. Watch our latest Undercover Secrets video and learn the truth about credit.

May 30, 2013 10:22AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Sometimes the easiest way to pay isn't necessarily the smartest. Here are 3 times when taking out a loan makes more sense than using a credit card to pay a big bill.

May 20, 2013 4:36PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

When you freeze your credit, identity thieves can't take out loans in your name. But it's a drastic move. Is it right for you?

May 15, 2013 11:08AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You don't have to be looking to take out a mortgage or apply for a credit card for good credit to be important -- and it's worth your time to monitor it.

May 8, 2013 11:50AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

You could get turned down for your 'preapproved' credit card, and you might get a lower interest rate if you shop around on your own.

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