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    The Worst Credit Myths – And How They May Be Hurting You

    1. Natalie @ Financegirl

      June 27th, 2016 at 2:49 pm

      I am a huge proponent of not using a credit card at all! However, for people who do use cards, it’s an absolute must to pay it off every month.

    2. Stefanie

      June 27th, 2016 at 2:57 pm

      My credit cards have really helped me build my credit, but when people fall into these traps, you’re right, they can be dangerous. On time and in full all the way 🙂

    3. Jessica @ The Budget Savvy Bride

      June 27th, 2016 at 3:15 pm

      I stick to a budget and I use and take advantage of my credit cards, while also paying them off in full each month. It’s helped me build an awesome credit score and I earn rewards for free travel and more — it’s awesome!!

    4. Stefanie

      June 27th, 2016 at 3:29 pm

      Awesome credit PLUS rewards – DEFINITELY rockstar.

    5. Lauren Bowling

      June 27th, 2016 at 5:17 pm

      #4 is my life. I closed a lot of cards in my debt payoff spree in 2010 and it tanked my score.

    6. Stefanie

      June 27th, 2016 at 6:14 pm

      Ouch! Building back up better than before though 🙂

    7. Shannyn

      June 27th, 2016 at 5:47 pm

      Sooooo glad you’re busting up credit myths! Super helpful. I love to use my credit card for budgeting, it just makes tracking way easier than cash!

    8. Stefanie

      June 27th, 2016 at 6:15 pm

      Agreed. I love being able to see what I’m actually spending laid out in front of me on my statement.

    9. Heather Brown

      June 27th, 2016 at 6:10 pm

      Our credit cards have helped us build credit and get Hilton points! It’s so important to be wise and pay them off each month though. We really stay on top of that.

    10. Stefanie

      June 27th, 2016 at 6:15 pm

      Yesss for rewards! So many perks 🙂

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      March 30th, 2018 at 12:43 pm

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