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    How Can I Improve My Credit Score?
    When you're sitting in the office of a mortgage lender or discussing with the local auto dealer the prospect of financing a new car, the words "We'll need to do a credit check" can either inspire you with confidence or leave ...
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    What Is an Average Credit Score?
    Your credit score: That little three-digit number that is a key determining factor in so many important decisions, purchases and investments. You hear all the time the necessity of having good credit and of the dangers of ha...
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    What Goes Into Determining My Credit Score?
    There are a number of instances when your credit score will come into play. Depending on your personal situation, this scenario might be the cause of nervousness and anxiety. Perhaps you have decided it's time to purchase a n...
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    What Is a Credit Score?
    If you are a professional athlete, a world-famous musician, movie star or author, or if you are a high-ranking executive of a multi-billion dollar corporation, paying for a new home, automobile or another large purchase prob...
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    Survey Says: Interest Rates Reigns Supreme
    Ever since the financial crisis of 2008, the personal loans industry has become increasingly competitive. Over the past seven years, hundreds of personal loans companies (both local and online) have sprouted up in hopes of p...
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    How a Personal Loan Can Help Your FICO Score
    If it's time to make a big purchase such as a home or a car, or even if you are trying to qualify for other types of credit, your credit score should be of major concern to you. After all, your credit score will play a part ...
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    Wedding Loans—Are They Worth It?
    Your wedding will be one of the most significant, exciting days of your life. It is the culmination of much planning, stress, emotion, and anxiety. It is also a celebration of a new life with the person you love and hopefully...
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    Springleaf to Acquire OneMain: What It Means for Consumers
    Back in March of 2015, personal finance company Springleaf Holdings, Inc. announced it would be acquiring personal loans provider OneMain Financial from Citigroup for $4.25 billion. This merger, to be completed by September ...
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    The Rise of Personal Loans
    Personal loans as an industry has evolved significantly over the past decade. Like the creation of so many other successful markets, it was created out of a desperate need from consumers. In this situation, these consumers w...
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    Should I Use a Personal Loan to Pay Off My Student Debt?
    Many graduates are finding themselves deep in their student loans and are searching for ways to help pay them off quicker. One option they are discovering is to use small personal loans to payoff and save on high-interest lo...

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