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Old 05-31-2004, 08:31 AM   #1
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Default Question for the OT credit rating know-it-alls

How bad is it (with respect to credit rating) to dump one credit card, and sign up for another:

a: If you have a balance
b: If you have no balance

I have under 1k on my Capital One card from my "auto-x incident" awhile back, and have been thinking about transferring balances since Capital One has been pissing me off lately.

Should I wait another two months until I can pay my balance off to transfer? Or, would transferring to a "0% APR on balance transfers" card not hurt my credit rating?

Also, what's a fair price to pay for an online credit evaluation? About $25 to $30 for scores from all 3 major credit raters? I might check out my credit rating later today through this site: https://www.econsumer.equifax.com/co...ard=tri_detail
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Old 05-31-2004, 08:43 AM   #2
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You won't raise any flags by transfering one balance. Just close the other account when you do. Only when you start rolling accounts multiple times in a year does it start raising red flags.
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Old 05-31-2004, 09:49 AM   #3
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www.myfico.com thats the best place to buy your credit rating stuff from.
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Old 05-31-2004, 10:44 AM   #4
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4x4GGG is our resident credit expert, ask him
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