Posts Tagged ‘credit score’

Access Your Credit Score Through M&T Online Service

If you are an M&T account holder, you can access your credit score from Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus, for only US$2.99 per month. The score you are going to get is a FICO score.  A FICO score is the Equifax score a lender would see if you applied for credit.  It […]


Your Credit Score

In terms of personal finance, a bad credit score can cost you thousands or hundreds of thousands of dollars in your lifetime. Sometimes just one missed payment will knock 100 points off your score, which is used to determine the interest rate you get on loans. A high credit score means the best interest rates […]


A Bad Credit Score Can Raise the Cost of Your Home Insurance

When it comes to insuring your home, your credit score actually affects the price you pay for your homeowner’s insurance. That’s why it pays to shop around for the best rate possible. Insurance companies know that if you have to do this by phone you’ll usually peter out and stay with the policy on hand, […]

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