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How a loan can help repair bad credit

November 28, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Being in debt is not a good situation to be in. But there are instances where getting another loan could be the way to get out of the situation and begin building your credit score again. This can be done through debt consolidation and credit restructuring.

Debt consolidation

You combine all your debt and get another loan from a third party and pay off all the debts and have only one repayment to make. You can also negotiate with the creditors and settle to pay a lesser amount or have the interest waived off since you are repaying in one payment.

Consolidation can also repair your credit rating since all the debts you settled will be reflected as “paid” which will improve the score and also making the consolidation loan repayments on time every month will add further to your credit rating.

One thing you need to keep in mind is that this kind of loan will be costly since you are getting the loan as a person with bad credit and a higher rate of interest will be charged from you but on the positive side the rate will be lesser than the interest charged on your credit card debt.

Why Accept Credit Cards?

November 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

It is very important for merchants to accept credit cards these days. Many people do not carry cash on them because they fear that they may be robbed or lose the money. Credit cards are the smarter way to spend however because many people will spend cash a lot faster and easier than they will their credit card. No one really knows why this occurs it may just be a simple mind thing yet it does happen. However, sometimes things can turn out to be the total opposite.

Some merchants offer free credit card terminals while other online merchant credit card processing will require a fee. Many people are amazed at the fact that people are willing to pay interest on credit cards while others see it as something that is perfectly normal. We all know that credit cards can help your credit so this may be a reason as to why people do not use cash as well.

Overall, when buying something offline people feel secure using their credit cards while others will not make the purchase online they are able to check out with other sources such as PayPal or alert pay. However, over time many merchants have updated their payment methods and allow customers to check out this way which in return helps the customers feel more secure and the merchant is still getting paid – sometimes faster. So, in the end both the customer and the merchant ends up happy and doesn’t run into any problems down the line.