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Unlock Your Credit: Know Your Plastic

Understanding some fundamental principles about credit cards will help your customers choose the best ones to carry in their purses or wallets. There are three key issues to consider. First, is the account reported to Experian and the other national credit reporting companies? Second, is the account secured or unsecured? Third, what is the individual’s association with the account? There are a number of different types of accounts for which a card may be issued. However, the account associated with the card must be reported to Experian in order for it to appear in a credit history and be included in credit score calculations.[ READ MORE ]