Credit Score

Your credit score is one of the most important metrics of your financial health because it communicates to lenders how reliable you are as a borrower. Scores range from 300 to 900, and your number is determined by how much you owe, and how well you're managing it.

You can get your free credit score and credit report with Borrowell!

The following articles will help you find out what your credit score is, and show you how to increase it.

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The Best Cash Back Credit Cards in Canada

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How to Hack Your Credit Score

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How I Ruined (& Fixed!) My Credit Score

As you may have already heard, I recently ruined my credit score. I was using Borrowell to monitor it for free, and after 3 months of it going down, I…

5 Easy Steps To Build Good Credit

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How to Close a Credit Card

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