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A Bad Credit Score Affects A Lot More Than Credit

Friday, July 22, 2011 - 11:55 AM
From Heather Struck - Market Pulse - Forbes
Okay, so maybe you pay cash for everything, use a debit card and don’t even have a credit card. You laugh at your bad credit rating.

But one’s creditworthiness, as reflected in a FICO score or a credit report, now affects a lot more than the ability to borrow money or buy something on credit. It can affect whether you get a job, what you pay for insurance, and even how your personal relationships work out.

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WhataBummerWhataBummer413 posts since
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1. Saturday, July 23, 2011 - 9:29 PM
Tow people fall in love... now it's time to talk about marriage, wedding, relatives, asset, bank accounts, loans, blood samples, ... and...


Oh, of course, compare FICO score.


Not a good start on the beautiful romance IMHO... more true than ever that marriage is the grave for romance.  I really do not envy this generation (the X or Y or Z generation).
51hh51hh1,476 posts since
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