Peter Warden
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Peter Warden

Author

Peter Warden has been writing about personal finance for nearly 15 years. He’s an editor for The Mortgage Reports and a regular contributor to many major money sites. His work is often quoted or syndicated by newspapers and online.

Lowest Credit Score
What Is the Lowest Credit Score?

November 7, 2022

While very rare, the lowest possible credit score is 300. However, any credit score under 500 is low and under 580 is sub-prime. A low credit score can…

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401k loan to pay off credit card debt
Is it a good idea to use a 401(k) loan to pay off your credit card debt?

January 23, 2023

Should you pay down your credit card debt using a 401k loan? Discover the pros, the cons and the alternatives.

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 statutes of limitation credit card
Statute of Limitations on Credit Card Debt

October 2, 2022

Statutes of limitations govern how long creditors and debt collectors can pursue you for money that you owe. They vary from state to state. You need to be careful...

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How to open a bank account no creditor can touch
How to Open a Bank Account That No Creditor Can Touch

September 13, 2022

There are four tactics for protecting deposits from creditors.

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Credit Card Debt Relief
Tips for Choosing a Debt Relief Company

June 13, 2022

How to choose a debt settlement company.

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Pros and cons of debt consolidation
Pros and Cons of Debt Consolidation

July 21, 2022

Learn the pros and cons of debt consolidation

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How Often Does Your Credit Score Update
How Often Does Your Credit Score Update?

December 15, 2022

Your credit score is updated every time a lender or creditor provides new data to the credit bureaus.Your credit score changes based on the most recent data and…

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