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Feb 9, 2012 1:36PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

He says he's never missed a payment in his life, and that his credit score is a very respectable 790.

Jan 26, 2012 12:51PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

If you have lousy credit or no credit history, a secured credit card can help you boost your credit scores.

Jan 19, 2012 11:26AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Credit is often the better choice -- if you can and will pay off your entire balance each month.

Jan 18, 2012 2:58PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Here are the things to ask yourself before you apply for a new piece of plastic to ensure that you get the right card for your needs.

Jan 12, 2012 11:45AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

It's part of a scheme to get you to pay off debt after your legal obligation to do so has expired. Don't fall for this.

Jan 11, 2012 3:21PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Meanwhile, the number of people filing for bankruptcy fell sharply. Don't count on that to last.

Jan 10, 2012 7:33PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

It doesn't have to mean you spurn all of life's conveniences.

Jan 10, 2012 5:40PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Rewards and sign-up bonuses are downright attractive. However, interest rates on credit cards are on the rise.

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