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How To Find Financing in a Volatile Market

Whether you are a small business owner trying to survive the COVID-19 pandemic,  a large business owner trying to stand out in a crowded industry or an entrepreneur with an unwavering dream to start a business, Gerri Detweiler had insight for you in this live talk.

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How To Pay To Delete A Negative Mark On Your Credit Report (Templates Included)

Learn how to use a pay for delete letter to remove negative items on your credit report. Then, take action by utilizing the templates provided to remove the negative item and boost your credit score so that you can qualify for low-interest loans. 

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How To Cancel a Credit Card Without Hurting Your Credit Score

Learn why canceling a credit card can hurt your credit score, the 8-step process to canceling your card without hurting your score, and alternative options to canceling.

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4 Ways To Get a Derogatory Mark Off Your Credit Report

Discover what derogatory marks are, how they drag down your credit score, and how to get them removed from your credit report.

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Credit Card Annual Fees: The Hidden Cost of Miles & Perks

Learn what a credit card annual fee is, how much it costs, and when it makes sense to apply for a card that has an annual fee.

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What Can You Do With A 700 Credit Score?

Discover what you can and can’t do with a 700 credit score. Then, learn how to grow your score to get more funding and lower interest rates.

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How To Get Your First Credit Card

Follow this step-by-step guide to learn how and when to get your first credit card and start building your credit score.

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Do Authorized Users Build Credit?

Learn how authorized users build credit from — and the risks to avoid when adding someone on your accounts.

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How Hard Inquiries Affect Your Credit Score

Learn how hard inquiries affect your credit score and how to minimize the damage when shopping for a car, a house, or a personal loan.

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How To Use A Credit Card To Build [Or Fix!] Your Credit Score

Learn a step-by-step process to build (or fix!) your credit fast with a credit card—pick the right card and use it wisely.

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How To Improve Your Credit Score In 30 Days

Want to improve your credit score fast? Learn 3 different strategies to improve your credit score in 30 days or less.

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609 Credit Repair: The Free & Easy Credit Repair Tactic

Learn how to use a 609 credit repair letter to remove “unverifiable” bad marks and boost your credit score.

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Credit Cards for Kids: How to Jump-Start Your Kid’s Credit Score

The earlier your children learn to responsibly use and build credit, the better. Learn how to jump-start your kid's financial future with a credit card.

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Why Did My Credit Score Drop? 4 Reasons for Your Lower Credit Score You Haven't Even Considered

Wait. Why did your credit score drop? Here are some weird reasons for your lower credit that you never even thought of—and how to fix them.

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7 Easy Ways to Build Your Credit Score

Here are 7 important ways to raise your credit score to new heights. Use these credit tactics to go from zero to hero.

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How to Write A Goodwill Letter That WORKS [Templates Included]

Is a late payment hurting your credit score? There's good news: you write a goodwill letter and ask the creditor to take it off your credit history.

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Buy Tradelines: How to Buy Someone Else's Credit Score

Did you know you can buy someone else's high credit score? Several companies allow individuals to buy and sell authorized tradelines.

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The 850 Club: How To Achieve a Perfect Credit Score

Few people have perfect credit scores. Wanna join the club? Here’s how to boost your score and open interest rate doors you can’t imagine.

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How to Use Your Rent to Build Your Credit Score

It’s hard to build your credit score if you’re not using any debt. But did you know you can have your rent reported on your credit report?