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Should I pay off a high balance credit card in one lump sum, or split up over payments?
I have to opportunity to pay off a $9k credit card debt in one lump sum. My interest rate is 19% so it's been killing me!

I know the one time payment will help my debt to credit ratio, but are there other benefits to be seen in maybe paying $1k to $2k each month to reduce it gradually? I know the extra interest fees would be a downfall in this scenario, but curious if there could be possible positives to this?

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