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What Should I Do With a Credit Card I Never Use?

By Steven Shaw on 7/17/2014

What Should I Do With a Credit Card I Never Use? 

They are the knickknacks of your personal financial lives: those old credit cards you seldom use. You might dust them off occasionally and charge something, but they often remain tucked away in a drawer or wallet, unused and overlooked.

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5 Quick-Fix Credit Tips That Don’t Work

By Steven Shaw on 4/25/2014

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There’s nothing wrong with looking for an easy solution to your problems — except for when your quick fix is a waste of time.

You can find a lot of tips for improving your credit by searching the Internet, but they’re not all accurate, and some can actually hurt your credit score. Here are a few strategies that will NOT help you boost your credit.

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Opening a New Account
Past-Due Bill
Paying Off a Loan Early
Paying Off Collection Accounts