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Practical Money Guide:<br>Credit History

Practical Money Guide:
Credit History

To get a glimpse of your financial future, many businesses look at your financial past. This history is contained in your credit report, which can determine everything from whether you qualify for a loan, to the interest rate you'll pay on a mortgage. This guide explains what credit bureaus are, why your credit history matters, and how to correct credit report errors so you can keep your credit rating strong.