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Re: Can Somebody Nice Explain "Don't Carry a Balance?"
There are other reasons other than FICO scores. It keeps you from over-extending yourself with credit card debt. You will be less likely to be paying high interest to CC companies and if you have financial trouble, like losing a job, you will not have to worry about making high payments on CC's.

Starting Score: EQ 551 TU 548 CK 607on 6/8/12, EX 542(AMEX pull 3/4/12)
Current Score: EQ 710 TU 727 EX 704 CK 719(FAKO-EX 697, EQ 697, TU 697)
Goal Score: 750

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