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Oct 25, 2013 8:39AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

A late library book, highway tolls, unpaid storage fees and other small expenses can cost your credit score big time.

Oct 22, 2013 8:39AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

If you don't go by your first name, or if you've recently changed your name, you have all the more reason to check your credit report.

Oct 15, 2013 10:58AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A reader wants to know which of two credit monitoring services she's using is the better deal. My answer? Drop them both like a bad habit.

Oct 14, 2013 12:38PM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

The traditional advice of using US mail is still the best in some cases. In others, you can get faster results by going online.

Sep 23, 2013 9:56AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

Despite warnings that friends' financial problems might tarnish your credit scores, you don't need to worry about it -- here's why.

Sep 18, 2013 11:06AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

If you checked out of the credit system for a while and your credit record disappeared, you might have become a credit ghost. Here's how to rejoin the living.

Sep 17, 2013 10:58AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

You may not even remember making the small decisions that, taken together and done over and over, can put a big dent in your credit scores.

Sep 5, 2013 11:11AM on Smart SpendingBy Credit.com

Wanting to believe things that seem too good be true, along with trying to help family members, can have serious, unintended consequences.

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