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does it hurt my score applying for a cell phone

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If the phone company does a "hard inquiry" then yes your score will get dinged. If the do a "soft inquiry" then it will not affect your credit. The problem is, most reps will probably have no idea what kind of credit inquiry that the company does, so you will want to do some googling and see what other people have to say in regard to whether they got a hard hit or soft hit when opening an account with this phone company.

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