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paying minimum payment does this affect credit score

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It easily can, especially if you have high "usage."  What is best is having as much of the total credit limits on the cards available for use at any given time. 

Even more important is that you are paying interest on the balances on the credit accounts, which is not good.  Ideally, you want to pay the accounts in full every month, or as quickly as possible, in order to avoid paying much in the interest payments.

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