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Does getting a divorce affect your credit score?

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we think our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on links to our affiliate partners’ products. Getting a divorce is a major change that can affect different aspects of your life, including your financial habits and […]

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Qatar corporate bonds receive overwhelming response from global investors

Qatar corporate bonds have received an overwhelming response from international investors, especially given the inherent strength of the national economy.“Recent past issuances have seen an oversubscription in the order book, proving to the point that these entities derive their strength from a robust local economy, amid the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic,” a source said. […]

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Should Your Web History Impact Your Credit Score? The IMF thinks so

(Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)A group of researchers have published a blog post on the International Monetary Fund website in which they call for a significant change in the way credit scores are assessed. Instead of relying on traditional metrics, the group thinks banks should start integrating additional information, including your browser history. […]

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Average U.S. Credit Score Reaches All-Time High: FICO

Many businesses featured on Money advertise with us. The opinions are our own, but the compensation and extensive research determines where and how businesses can appear. Learn more about how we earn money. Despite the recent economic turmoil (and the temptation to endlessly shop online during lockdown), Americans’ credit scores keep climbing. Newly Released Data […]

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Experian shares five tips to quickly improve your credit score by the end of summer

According to the analysis of a credit check business. Experian customers had an average monthly balance on all credit accounts, excluding mortgages, of £9,681, up from £11,615 when the lockdown began in late March 2020. He said the results suggest some borrowers have took the opportunity to use the savings from cutting expenses to get […]

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A native of Florence writes a book on the importance of a good credit score | Local News

Dionne Perry, a Florence native living in Atlanta, wrote a book for teens about understanding the importance of a credit score. CONTRIBUTED ARDIE ARVIDSON Morning News FLORENCE, SC – Dionne Perry has learned the hard way about the importance of a good credit rating. While attending Florence-Darlington Technical College early in her college career, Perry […]

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PG&E’s corporate bonds take a hit as Dixie Fire rages

The Dixie Fire in northern California, already the sixth-largest in state history, scorched a small town overnight and prompted area evacuationsweeks after Pacific Gas and Electric said its equipment may have started the fire. The three-week blaze comes during extreme weather and a historic drought in the state. Wednesday night the Dixie Fire destroy the […]

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Is 690 a good credit score for a personal loan?

Image source: Getty Images This could help you get approved for a personal loan at a low interest rate. A credit score of 690 is in the good credit range. If you’re shopping for a personal loan and your credit score is that high, then you’re in good shape. If you have a credit score […]