December 9th, 2014 3:57 PM by Leonard Silvestri
When the time comes to refinance your home or buy a new one,
your credit score determines a lot. Unfortunately, there is no quick fix to
adjust a less than desirable score within a short amount of time—however, there
are a few strategies you can make a habit of to keep a good (and even great)
A bad credit score doesn't mean you won't be able to buy a house or refinance your mortgage. Contrary to popular beliefs (some myths) about how credit works, you can recover a good score with an efficient strategy. You won’t be able to turn your credit score around on the
spot, but over time and with good habits, you can increase your score by as
many as 50 points per year.