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Subject:  Re: capital one and credit reporting Date:  6/14/2007  11:53 AM
Author:  bethdig Number:  254417 of 312293

However, because its a "toy" tradeline the effect on your FICO is markedly less, again delaying your ascent from the subprime credit ghetto, and what they are really hoping is that you go late on two cards instead of one card.

What is a "toy" tradeline? Is that lingo for a low-limit card?

just curious
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