To Close Or Not to Close (Your Credit Card Account)
Author: Anna Newell Jones

Should you close your paid off credit card? |

Here’s a quick one for you today…

Hey, Anna!

I just paid off my highest interest credit card that I’ve had for over 10 years. I hear different things about closing cards completely—mainly that it would lower my FICO™ score to close it. What is your take on this?


To Close or Not to Close

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Credit Cards in Ice Blocks and Other Urban Myths About Money
Author: Anna Newell Jones

urban myths about money

Have you heard the one about the lady who freezes a credit card to prevent her from spending (have you ever frozen yours)? There are a lot of myths out there about money that are believed by a good majority of consumers, so it’s important to recognize the myths when you see them, educate yourself, and change your habits to include true financial knowledge.

Money Myths to be Aware of…


in Bankruptcy, Money
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