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|Subject: No Credit History / My First Card||Date: 8/26/2004 6:43 PM|
|Author: IslandFoolin||Number: 188948 of 308946|
I'm looking into signing up for my first credit card... hear me out. My parents are buried in CC debt, i've learned from their mistakes, and have incredible self control if I do say so myself. The only reason I want a card is to build credit since I have NONE. I ran a free credit report online and it turns out that I basically have no credit. Heck, I was even turned down for a clothing store's card.
Any advice on what to look for in a first card and/or a solid way to build credit?
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