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When paying off multiple credit card balances backfires

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How a balance transfer can negatively impact your credit score

A balance transfer card can temporarily impact your credit by increasing utilization, reducing length of credit history and adding a new account to your report.

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Credit Card Rate Report
Business
14.22%
Airline
15.51%
Cash Back
16.10%
Reward
15.90%
Student
16.78%

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