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Credit | Dec 9, 2019

How to Check & Monitor Your Credit for Free in Canada

In this guide, you'll learn how to monitor your credit score every month for free without damaging your credit, and how to understand and interpret what's on yo...

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Credit | Nov 19, 2019

4 Shocking Things That Hurt Your Credit Score

If you're struggling to boost your credit rating, it's important to know ALL the triggers that negatively impact it. Follow our quick rundown of four scenarios...

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Credit | Nov 12, 2019

Does Financing a Car Build Credit?

Did you know that a car loan can help you build credit? Making routine payments on time shows lenders that you're trustworthy... Your payment history accounts f...

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Credit | Oct 1, 2019

Do Credit Checks Hurt Your Credit Score?

What’s the difference between a hard credit inquiry and a soft credit inquiry? How much does a hard inquiry affect your credit score and how long does it last o...

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Credit | Mar 20, 2019

How Long Does it Take to Improve Your Credit Score?

The length of time it will take to repair your credit score will depend on what kind of marks are on your report. It’s important to know how long the process of...

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Credit | Oct 15, 2018

No Debt Doesn’t Guarantee Good Credit

Getting a prepaid or low-limit credit card and having a healthy credit mix are some of the initial steps that a borrower with no credit history should take....

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Credit | Jun 26, 2018

How Can Divorce Impact Your Credit?

Divorce doesn’t directly impact a person’s credit report. Lucky for us, marital status isn’t included on credit. However, the indirect effects of divorce from j...

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Credit | Jun 18, 2018

Is All Debt Created Equal?

Good credit starts with a balance of credit and making payments on-time and in full. Credit cards and loans are popular forms of credit that all play a differen...

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Credit | May 22, 2018

How to Get a Loan with No Credit History

If you have a credit report that is inactive, or no credit history at all, here are three things that will help you get approved for a loan....

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