What Happens To My Credit Score When I Pay Off Debt – MPSOS143

  What happens to my credit score when I pay off debt? In this episode I share survey results that show debt-free people aren’t worried about their credit score. FICO says what’s in your credit score FICO says your credit score is based on the length of credit, new debt, the variety of debts, how much…

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Message Monday: Living without credit cards is stepping out in faith

I recently had the pleasure of helping four people with the decision to cut up their credit cards. Each one of them said they knew of the dangers of using credit cards, yet each of them had kept them for one reason or another. Tell me you haven’t heard these excuses for keeping the plastic…

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Are you being misled by your credit score?

As a Financial Coach, I have to help my clients battle the constant barrage of mixed messages about credit that rule the financial industry. Most Americans spend hundreds of hours researching credit card offers, reading articles about building their credit, and managing different accounts to maximize their utilization rates. Have you ever stopped to consider…

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No Debt, No Credit, and No Problems at FinCon12 – sos075

Got 5 minutes? That’s all I need to show you how to live debt-free and not have to worry about your credit score. You can have no debt, no credit, and have no problems – even for a house! Ignite: A Spark An Ignite Spark is a fast-paced, 5 minute presentation which allows the speaker…

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Ignite FinCon12: No Debt, No Credit, No Problems

A Financial Blogger walks into a tango bar… Watch as I present a 5-minute Ignite speech – No Debt, No Credit, No Problem – to a tango bar full of Financial Bloggers, CFPs, CPAs, Bank Representatives and one MyFico Relations Manager (yeah, that’s pretty funny!). It is possible to live in the United States with No Debt,…

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