Your credit score is more like a roller coaster than a flat desert highway. But why does it fluctuate when nothing in your financial life is changing?
Some young adults have to learn about debt by watching their parents and doing the opposite.
Your new college graduate is ready to get out into the real world. Should they take your plastic with them?
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Con men used credit card fraud to rob banks. The real scandal is how easy it was.
The answer is that it differs, depending on your credit scores. If you didn't know that, perhaps you should bone up on your credit situation.
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