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Does Rate Shopping Hurt Your Credit? An Interview With the Experts (Part 2)

Jeanne Kelly | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business
Jeanne Kelly

Consumers face a "catch-22" situation when it comes to loans. On the one hand, it's important to shop around to get the lowest interest rate you can. On the other hand, there's the perception out there that shopping around for loans too much will hurt your credit.

Advanced Credit: How Everything Is a Trade-Off

Jeanne Kelly | Posted 04.03.2012 | Money
Jeanne Kelly

Every time you pull out your wallet to buy something, every time you get a bill in the mail, every time you ask for a loan, you are making a credit decision and there will always be a trade-off.