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How does a credit card help my credit, and when am I going to see a difference in my score once I get a card?
Answered on Apr 11, 2013
Updated on Apr 11, 2013
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Credit cards (secured or unsecured) are one of the best ways to establish or improve your credit. Your credit score will rise if you make on-time payments and stay within limits. After six months of responsible credit card use you will see your credit score improve.
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