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10 Side-Effects of Bad Credit

By November 8, 2012

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I always laugh at those medication commercials that promise to treat a runny nose, but have a long list of side-effects that are actually worse than the runny nose itself. That's how it is with bad credit. Sure, it might feel good to charge up your credit cards and ignore your billing statements, but the side effects outlast any emotional high you get from your financial misbehaving.

With bad credit, you'll have trouble renting or buying a house, pay higher security deposits to get your utilities turned on, and pay higher premiums on your insurance. That's just a few of the ways bad credit affects you. Find out 10 Side-Effects of Bad Credit. It'll make you want to get your credit together ASAP.

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October 5, 2009 at 6:03 pm
(1) John DeFlumeri Jr says:

The bad things multiply like rabbits when then vredit gets bad.

September 8, 2010 at 2:34 pm
(2) Debt Collection Guy says:

This is definitely the short list, because I can think of many more side effects of bad credit. Also, these are all external circumstances. the internal effects are much more painful, but they are all there to get someone back on track and living a debt free life. Very good list and something to think about before taking that loan out….

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