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Picking Credit Card Bonuses To Minimize Credit Score Impact

Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 4:38 AM
The Ask Mr Credit Card blog has a good review of how credit card applications affect your credit score along with some strategies to minimize their impact on your credit score. Here's an excerpt:
I get a lot of miles through sign up bonuses. I do so while maintaining a high credit score. How do I do it? I don’t sign up for eight cards with a 25,000 mile bonus, I sign up for two cards with a 100k bonus.

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