How high of a credit score do you need to get the best rates? It varies, but 720 might be your magic number.
Watch Part 2: http://youtu.be/dGwIZsCt0mQ
Visit us: http://www.creditkarma.com
Subscribe for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=creditkarma
Disclaimer: This video provides general information about credit and is not intended to advise about your personal financial situation. Consult a financial, legal or other professional adviser. In other words, someone who’s not a video.
Video Rating: / 5
See the 10 best checking accounts of 2015 here: http://www.gobankingrates.com/banking/10-checking-accounts-2015/
More than half of all Americans don’t know their credit score. Here’s why that’s a problem: Your credit score is used by a host of people — from your bank to your landlord — to judge whether you should be allowed something you want, like, say, a credit card. So the worse your credit score is, the less likely you are to get these things.
-A good auto loan
-A higher credit limit
-A lower credit card rate
-A job — that’s right, employers see your credit score.
-A girlfriend. Yep, a study actually found women care more about a good credit score than physical attraction in a partner.
So, yeah. Your credit score is important. Today, we’re going to show you five tips to raise your score by 100 points — fast. Check it out.
Full article: http://www.gobankingrates.com/personal-finance/video5-quick-ways-raise-credit-score/
Find us online!
We make personal finance easy! Follow us for the best rates and tips from our financial experts on how to save money, get out of debt and grow your wealth.