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Loans and Credit

Installment loans are an important part of your credit report. The payment history on your loans, how long you have had them, the types of loans you receive and how much debt you have all influence on your credit scores.

This column provides advice for you on loans and credit whether you’re shopping for a car or home loan, thinking about cosigning a loan or borrowing from your 401K. Learn about consolidating loans, the responsibilities of cosigners and how home equity line of credit can impact on your creditworthiness.

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