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Cell Phone Impacts Credit

As you may know, credit reporting agencies collect all the data on your loans, lines of credit and credit cards to create your credit report and calculate your credit score.

This information is then used by lenders—including mortgage lenders—to determine whether you're a good credit risk.

What many people don't realize is that cellphone bill payments can also have an effect on credit rating.

Here's how your cell phone impacts your credit..


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