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Secrets of the Credit Score Superstars

Saw this and immediatly thought of this forum.  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/secrets-of-the-credit-score-superstars.html


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Re: Secrets of the Credit Score Superstars

I just read this on Yahoo...nothing we didn't already know right!?!?!:smileywink:


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Re: Secrets of the Credit Score Superstars

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Yup, common knowledge on here. LOL. Only thing I learned was below the article, I didn't know there was a Chase Slate MC. :smileyhappy:


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Re: Secrets of the Credit Score Superstars

So all I need now for perfect credit is a backdated credit card from when I was 3.  No problem.

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Re: Secrets of the Credit Score Superstars

Yes, the article runs out of gas pretty fast. Nowhere does it even remotely address the often difficult transition from simple theory (never be late, keep debt low) to the emotional obstacles of everyday life.

 

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Re: Secrets of the Credit Score Superstars


p- wrote:

So all I need now for perfect credit is a backdated credit card from when I was 3.  No problem.


Nah.  I think I am an AU on Jesus's RBCU MC, or is it Satan's BofA card.  I hope it's the former.

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