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Why Your Credit Score and Credit History Matter?

Why Your Credit Score and Credit History Matter?

Over the past couple of weeks, I have been helping a close friend get a new car. If you are a regular reader, you will remember that she is only interested in leasing a car despite my advice to buy. Despite my initial strong feelings against leasing, I have come to realize that there are situations that would make leasing a car a good situation – maybe not financially, but depending on someone’s life situation and priorities. After much work, we found the right car and right price, only to be turned down because of financing issues. Continue Reading