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How many accounts are too many?
How many accounts are considered to be too many on your credit score?

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It all depends on what you can handle, your income, debt to income, credit worthiness, etc. There is no ding from the scoring systems for "too many accounts". But, there can be from lenders if they feel you won't have enough money to go around to pay all of your bills if for some reason you would max all of your accounts. Read about "debt to income ratio" as that should be beneficial to answer your question.

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