Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Can improving my credit score improve my financial situation?

Yes. Your credit score and financial situation are closely linked. Reducing your debt and managing your spending improves both your score and your overall financial situation. 

How long does it take to get a good credit score?

You will need a minimum of six months of active credit use before you get your first credit score. It can take years to build great credit, but good habits will help you make steady progress. 

How can I get help improving my credit score?

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Hysha Burgess

Written by: Hysha Burgess

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Hysha Burgess is a freelance writer with years of experience covering personal finance topics such as credit, budgeting, saving and investment, debt management, and helping people achieve financial wellness and more.

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