soozen22

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Member Since: March 2013

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Credit card utilization and your credit score

Dec 09, 2014
Helpful to 19 out of 20 people

I agree, keeping those old cards open is key. My score was 815 and I made the mistake of closing my oldest 2 cards and my score tanked to 736. No one ever told me about this. I pay my balance off every month which is also vital. Now I am trying to build back up.

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Credit card utilization and your credit score

Dec 09, 2014
Helpful to 19 out of 20 people

I agree, keeping those old cards open is key. My score was 815 and I made the mistake of closing my oldest 2 cards and my score tanked to 736. No one ever told me about this. I pay my balance off every month which is also vital. Now I am trying to build back up.