Credit Checklist

Things to Remember

Here are some things to remember in order to have a high credit score:

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Credit Cards
Read the fine print on your credit card agreements
Shop around for better deals; transfer balances when you find them
Keep receipts and reconcile them with you monthly statements as you do your checkbook
Keep a list of credit card numbers and toll-free phone numbers of the companies in a safe place
Be careful about using your cards; don't give your account numbers to anyone who phones you
Be sure you are not charging more than you can reasonably afford to pay off on a timely basis
Credit Reports
Get a credit report
Check to make sure that the information is accurate
Review your credit score before obtaining any significant loans


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