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Big Credit Score Boosts Ahead For Some

According to a study of 30 million credit files completed by FICO, many Americans will experience modest score bumps in the coming months. But hundreds of thousands of the increases will be super-sized — in the 40 to 60 points and higher range. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

How Borrowing More Raises Your Credit Score

While the precise credit scoring formula is a trade secret, FICO says that 65% of the score comes from how much you owe and your payment history. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE