How to repair my credit and improve my credit score

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How to repair my credit and improve my credit score
It's important to note that repairing bad credit is a bit like losing weight: It takes time and there is
no quick way to fix a credit score. In fact, out of all of the ways to improve a credit score, quick-
fix efforts are the most likely to backfire, so beware of any advice that claims to improve your
credit score fast. The best advice for rebuilding credit is to manage it responsibly over time. If
you haven't done that, then you need to repair your credit history before you see credit score
improvement. The tips below will help you do that. They are divided up into categories based on
the data used to calculate your credit score. Fix my credit file
3 Important Things You Can Do Right Now
1.
Check Your Credit Report - Credit score repair begins with your credit report. If
you haven't already, request a free copy of your credit report and check it for errors.
Your credit report contains the data used to calculate your score and it may contain
errors. In particular, check to make sure that there are no late payments incorrectly
listed for any of your accounts and that the amounts owed for each of your open
accounts is correct. If you find errors on any of your reports, dispute them with the
credit bureau and reporting agency. Read more about Disputing Errors on Your
Credit Report - Credit Repair Service
2.
Setup Payment Reminders - Making your credit payments on time is one of the
biggest contributing factors to your credit score. Some banks offer payment
reminders through their online banking portals that can send you an email or text
message reminding you when a payment is due. You could also consider enrolling in
automatic payments through your credit card and loan providers to have payments
automatically debited from your bank account, but this only makes the minimum
payment on your credit cards and does not help instill a sense of money
management.

3.
Reduce the Amount of Debt You Owe - This is easier said than done, but reducing
the amount that you owe is going to be a far more satisfying achievement than
improving your credit score. The first thing you need to do is stop using your credit
cards. Use your credit report to make a list of all of your accounts and then go online
or check recent statements to determine how much you owe on each account and
what interest rate they are charging you. Come up with a payment plan that puts
most of your available budget for debt payments towards the highest interest cards
first, while maintaining minimum payments on your other accounts.
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