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The Smartest Way To Stop Harassing Phone Calls From Debt Collectors

The Smartest Way To Stop Harassing Phone Calls From Debt Collectors | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Unwanted phone calls from debt collectors? Here's how you can report harassing phone calls and stop them for good!
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Credit Repair Techniques Of The Pros | Finance Rutadel Info

Introduction. Effective credit repair requires a combination of technical and legal skill along with a healthy dose of common sense. The technical approach requires an understanding of the inner workings of the FICO credit ...
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I Have 6 Different Credit Scores—Help! - NerdWallet

I Have 6 Different Credit Scores—Help! - NerdWallet | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
How much do you owe on specific types of accounts, such as credit cards? How much do you owe in proportion to how much credit you have? In general, the more debt you carry in relation to your credit limit, the lower your ...
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When Should You Begin to Aggressively Pay Down Your Mortgage? - Motley Fool

When Should You Begin to Aggressively Pay Down Your Mortgage?
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The clear advantages of paying off your mortgage as quickly as possible have changed quite a bit over the past few years.
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Trade mortgage for home equity line of credit | Scott Burns - The Seattle Times

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Trade mortgage for home equity line of credit | Scott Burns
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Trade mortgage for home equity line of credit | Scott Burns.
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5 things that won't affect your credit scores - MSN Money

5 things that won't affect your credit scores - MSN Money | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
5 things that won't affect your credit scores MSN Money Responsible credit card use is the way to go, though debit cards have their advantages: There's no bill to pay later and spending is limited to the amount of money in the account if you don't...
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Kicking the credit-card habit - Philly.com

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Kicking the credit-card habit
Philly.com
There was one time when I got into credit-card trouble, and it scared me quite a bit. I had a department-store credit card. I was just starting out as a reporter for the Baltimore Evening Sun.
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FHA to Make It Easier for People with Bad Credit to Get a Mortgage

FHA to Make It Easier for People with Bad Credit to Get a Mortgage | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Very shortly new manual underwriting regulations from FHA will become effective and make it easier f...
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Isn't this what caused the housing market crash and following financial crisis in the first place?  Are we really heading down this road again, so soon?

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Isn't this what caused the housing market crash and following financial crisis in the first place?  Are we really heading down this road again, so soon?

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Loans to aid owners with mobile home park repairs - The Desert Sun

Loans to aid owners with mobile home park repairs - The Desert Sun | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Loans to aid owners with mobile home park repairs The Desert Sun Clearinghouse Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) has partnered with the Housing Authority of the County of Riverside to offer loans to owners of small mobile parks who...
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A higher price for credit cards: Sneaky but legal - Los Angeles Times

A higher price for credit cards: Sneaky but legal - Los Angeles Times | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Seeking borrowers who defaulted on student loans
Dayton Daily News
More than 7 million people are currently in default on either federal or private student loans, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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Buying your dream house? Here's a checklist to bear in mind - Economic Times

Buying your dream house? Here's a checklist to bear in mind - Economic Times | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
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Buying your dream house? Here's a checklist to bear in mind
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There are chances that the builder may not always part with earlier title documents.
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How I finally paid off my credit card debt - The Week Magazine

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How I finally paid off my credit card debt
The Week Magazine
When a credit card company arrived on campus to sign students up for cards, I grabbed a clipboard, filled out the paperwork and got my first card on the spot.
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7 Things to Ask Before Getting a Store Credit Card - ABC News

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7 Things to Ask Before Getting a Store Credit Card
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As fall turns into winter, and malls become filled with holiday shoppers, retailers will make it a point to offer customers a store credit card as they check out.
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5 credit card mistakes most people make - Metro.us

5 credit card mistakes most people make - Metro.us | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Metro.us 5 credit card mistakes most people make Metro.us Most people are familiar with how credit cards work, but because myths and misinformation have made our knowledge of them a little muddy, there are several common mistakes most credit card...
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Good Debt, Bad Debt, and How to Tell the Difference | National Payday

Good Debt, Bad Debt, and How to Tell the Difference | National Payday | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Debt. We all have it. And if you don’t have it, then you should be writing this financial blog, not reading it! But what is Good Debt? For anyone
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What impact will credit reporting changes really have? - The Adviser (blog)

What impact will credit reporting changes really have? - The Adviser (blog) | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
What impact will credit reporting changes really have?
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How to Get a Free FICO Credit Score From Certain Credit Cards ...

How to Get a Free FICO Credit Score From Certain Credit Cards ... | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Compiled by the Fair Isaac Corporation and sold to individuals and companies/banks, the widely-used credit score known as FICO helps lenders and credit card companies determine a consumer's level of fiscal responsibility ...
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Road to Credit Repair (Infographic) | The Premier Bank for Urban ...

Road to Credit Repair (Infographic) | The Premier Bank for Urban ... | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Get in the habit of spending within your means and avoid paying with credit whenever possible. Start paying off more than the minimum each month to improve your debt ratio.
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Credit cards with price protection - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Credit cards with price protection - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Credit cards with price protection Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) Price matching has become a common way for retailers to compete with one another, particularly during the holidays, but there are other ways to make sure you never overpay for...
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The 2 different debt to Income ratio calculations explained

The 2 different debt to Income ratio calculations explained | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
 A question I often encounter is. “I’ve heard there are two different types of debt to income ratio?  What are they, and how are they used?
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Credit card companies offer free credit scores - Poughkeepsie Journal

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Credit card companies offer free credit scores
Poughkeepsie Journal
Now three credit card issuers — Discover, Barclaycard US and First Bankcard — have signed up to allow some 35 million cardholders to check their FICO scores every month at no cost.
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Advice To Help You Raise Your Credit Score — Credit Repair 101

Knowing what you owed and to whom it was owed may have prevented you from incurring the debt in the first place. Now it is time to figure out how to resolve the problems and create a better future. The following article ...
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Why Was My Credit Card Declined? 4 Common Reasons - Motley Fool

Why Was My Credit Card Declined? 4 Common Reasons
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One of the most embarrassing financial moments any of us will encounter is having our credit card declined. And somehow, this always seems to happen at the most inopportune moments.
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Denied A Credit Card Because Of Your High Debt-to-Income Ratio? Here's What ... - NerdWallet (blog)

Denied A Credit Card Because Of Your High Debt-to-Income Ratio? Here's What ... - NerdWallet (blog) | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Denied A Credit Card Because Of Your High Debt-to-Income Ratio? Here's What ...
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Credit card rewards can be pretty sweet.
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Debt after death: Chase pulls plug on credit card insurance plan - Los Angeles Times

Debt after death: Chase pulls plug on credit card insurance plan - Los Angeles Times | National Consumer Group News Feed | Scoop.it
Debt after death: Chase pulls plug on credit card insurance plan Los Angeles Times For an extra monthly fee — typically a bit less than 1% of the card balance — credit cardholders could insure themselves against job loss, illness or disability,...
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