5 Tips To Raise Your Credit Score Fast

written by: Conrad K.

Have a low credit score? Need a way to raise it up fast? Don't fall for online scams that will promise you instant credit score increases. The most efficient way and the most time-tested way are these 5 methods. Take each step at a time and you'll see your score go up.

Even doing one of these steps today will help you get started on improving your credit score. It'll take only a few minutes but it'll be totally worth it in the long run. Be serious about improving your credit score as it impacts very important aspects of your daily life.

1. START PAYING YOUR BILLS ON TIME - late payments, collections will have a major negative impact on your credit score.

2. KEEP A LOW BALANCE - keep your credit card balances low will start to help raise your credit score. High outstanding debt can keep your score low.

3. STOP OPENING ACCOUNTS - stop applying for new credit cards or loans. Only apply and open when needed.

4. PAY OFF THE DEBTS - pay off any outstanding debt will raise your score.

5. PROTECT YOUR IDENTITY - protecting your identity now will keep your account from being used for fraud.


If you haven't done so yet, first you'll need to check your credit score. Or if you've done the steps above, also take this time to check your score to see how it's improved.

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