A good credit score can save you a lot of money but a bad will can cost you

The Effect Your Credit Score Has on Your Finances

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7 Monthly Bills Affected by Your Credit Score

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Understand just what your bad credit is costing you. Insurance Rates & Your Credit Score

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Your auto insurance could be costing you more because of your credit score.

The Surprising Cost of Bad Credit


Your credit rating can affect the interest rate you can get on a mortgage or a credit card, but it also can make other areas of your life more expensive.

How Your Credit Score Affects Your Mortgage Rate


The higher your credit score, the lower the interest rate on your mortgage.

Bad Credit Score and Employment

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Can bad credit keep you from getting a job?

What Interest Rates Can I Get with My Credit Score?


Credit scores and borrowing costs are closely tied, though maybe it's not an exact science.

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Can Bad Credit Ruin Your Job Search?


A credit check may or may not sink your job prospects. Here are seven facts to know.

A Bad Credit Score Could Be a Romantic Turn-Off


If your date knew your credit score, you might not be in a relationship, our survey shows.

Ruin My Credit

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