A Numbers Game
Got a bad credit score? There could be several reasons why that all-important number is languishing. Maybe you've missed some payments or maxed out your credit cards. Or perhaps you're just starting out, and your short credit history is dragging you down. Or possibly the drastically altered financial landscape of the pandemic era has started to send your score southward. Whatever the reason, don't give up now: While there's no one-size-fits all solution to boost your credit score, here are some things that might help.