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Best way to take care of collections and build credit
As of right now my credit score is 570. After trying to apply for credit cards, loans, and just about anyone who would give me credit and getting denied I found it very frustrating and felt like I was in a catch 22. Unfortunately I have 4 collections against me right now, which comes up to about 1200 and its all medical bills. I finally with the help of a co-signer was able to get an auto loan which as of right now I've been paying on time every month which is why my score is 570, instead of 555 which is what it was when I first started. Im also approved for a 5000 credit line through snap on tools so I'll be paying 35 a week. My question is, how long will it take to get these collections off of my credit and just what is the best way for me to just keep building my credit the best I can with such little credit to start with. And should I pay the minimum payment for the loan on time like I normally am or should I pay it off quicker. Same question goes for the 5000 credit line through snap on, should I pay just what he asks for every week, which is 35 or should I pay more to it. Thank you very much for any help, Im still new at this and just trying to grasp the best way to just have the best credit I can have.

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