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my credit has went down after following your advice to make it go up, new credit card with $8,800
I don't understand that by following the website advice, my credit has went down. It's advice was to apply for new credit card with $8,800 credit limit, and my credit should go up 9 pts. Instead it has gone down 10 pts. Why?

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Uusually you will take a 5pt. hit per hard inquiry. Give it another month and see what it reads. By all means, keep your utilization under 10%.

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