If you’re thinking of buying a home, this spring or anytime, it’s a good idea to know your credit score. That’s because a good score is essential when it comes to securing a mortgage. In fact, if your score is below 600, you may not qualify. This helpful article by Jeanine Skowronski, writing for Bankrate.com explains the potential pitfalls and how a good credit score can help you get the most attractive mortgage rate from a lender. If your score is low, there’s still hope. The article also suggests things you can do to give your score a quick boost.
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