There's little doubt that Americans with higher credit scores get better deals on core consumer items like mortgage and auto loans, credit cards, and even auto insurance. So why do so many U.S. consumers know so little about their credit scores?
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What you should know before applying for a credit card with zero-percent interest.
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Applying for a credit card or a mortgage loan? More than ever, your credit limit and your interest rate depends greatly on your consumer credit score or FICO score. Find out what you can do now to maximize your credit score to get the best interest rate on your credit or loan.
Automatic payments can simplify your life and earn you points -- as long as you don't forget about them.