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Subject:  Re: Haven't checked the FICO in quite a whil Date:  7/15/2016  10:55 AM
Author:  xtn Number:  310644 of 312650

842! Congratulations! I think that may well be the highest I've heard anyone have.

Thanks, but Joel just said he had the eight-fiddy.


When a dealership tells you they have to run your credit, they fail to tell you that they run your credit up to 5 times checking different rates. The result of this is a drop in your score for every time your credit gets checked for this.

FICO is "supposed" to take into account multiple hits within a small time frame and consider it a "single" purchasing event. But I dunno how well or poorly it does so.

xtn
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