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I'd like to get some ideas on the following situation. I currently have $4k on a Credit Card at 4.9% APR until the balance is paid off. I also have $6k on a car loan at 6.25% APR. I am investing some money now, but also making payments on both loans in excess of the minimum monthly payments. From the APR standpoint, the 6.25% car loan is better to pay off first, as I save in interest. My question is, from a credit history or credit score standpoint, is having a car loan considered to be "better" than having a credit card debt? Which loan should I try to pay off first each month with my payments over the minimums? Just go with the numbers and pay the car loan, or go with my gut feeling as I "prefer" to have a car loan over CC debt? Any advice would be welcome.

Thanks,
NR.
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