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Too much open credit
How will it affect my credit if i close some of my newer credit cards due to too many open lines of credit

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you can't have to much open credit

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Never close credit lines unless you really need to. Lenders want to see that you have a lot of credit but you are smart enough not to max it out. Your goal should be to have as much available credit as possible. Equal or greater than 1 years salary for scores in the 800's.  

The only reason to close an account might be if they are charging you an "annual memebrship" or service charge.  Use the cards once or twice a year to show utilization and keep them in a drawer.

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If you close lines of credit, then your debt to credit ratio will increase, which may lower your score.

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