Do You Start With a Credit Score of ‘0’?

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Do You Start With a Credit Score of ‘0’?

Do You Start With a Credit Score of ‘0’?

When you think about it, credit scores have a lot in common with the SATs: They stress people out, involve tough-to-answer questions and play a huge role in determining whether your applications (albeit for financing) get denied. There’s another notable similarity, too, which you may not know about: When it comes to credit scores, you can’t get a zero. The... Read More

How to Build Credit When You’re New to the U.S.A.

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How to Build Credit When You’re New to the U.S.A.

How to Build Credit When You’re New to the U.S.A.

Sarah met her boyfriend Tim on vacation. After a year of long distance dating, she decided to relocate to be closer to him. But her move was more complicated than most, since she was moving from Canada to the U.S. As a nurse, she was able to find work here fairly easily. She then opened... Read More

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