I bought my new car with a 4.5% fixed seven-year loan and refinanced my home with a 5% fixed 30-year loan. And yet, six months earlier when my credit score was lower, these loans weren’t open to me. Instead, my car loan rate would have been 6% and my mortgage 6.5%. Raising my credit score saved me $450 a month. Here’s how I did it.
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