How does balance transfer help improve one’s... - Balance Transfers Questions

ADVERTISING DISCLOSURE

ADVERTISING DISCLOSURE:
Credit-Land.com is an independent, advertising-supported web site. Credit-Land.com receives compensation from most credit card issuers whose offers appear on our site. Compensation from our advertising partners impacts how and where their products appear on our site, including, for example, the order in which they may appear within review lists. Credit-Land.com has not reviewed all available credit card offers in the marketplace.

Credit Card Applications » Questions » User Questions » Balance Transfers » How does balance transfer help improve one’s credit rating?

How does balance transfer help improve one’s credit rating?

Answered on

Ideally when the interest rate is high on the current credit card one holds, at times the monthly payments may extend or the amount that is paid is high, which at times consumers are not able to keep pace with and tend to default in their payments, leading to a dip in their credit scores and a negative in their credit history as well. A balance transfer however helps the consumer to avail credit at a better rate of interest making it easier on the pocket for the monthly payments, thus enhancing the credit score and history.

Disclaimer: This editorial content is not provided or commissioned by the credit card issuer(s). Opinions expressed here are the author's alone, not those of the credit card issuer(s), and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the credit card issuer(s). Reasonable efforts are made to present accurate information, however all information is presented without warranty. Consult a card's issuing bank for the terms & conditions.
All rates and fees, and other terms and conditions of the products mentioned in this article/post are actual as of the last update date but are subject to change. See the current products' Terms & Conditions on the issuing banks' websites.
Get the latest news, articles and expert advice delivered to your inbox. It's FREE.
Intro APR on Balance Transfer: 0% (18 months)
For Excellent, Good Credit
Intro APR on Balance Transfer: 0%* (21 months on Balance Transfers*)
For Excellent, Good Credit
Intro APR on Balance Transfer: 0%* (18 months on Balance Transfers*)
For Excellent, Good Credit

Other Questions in
Balance Transfers