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How to Avoid Harmful Indoor Air Pollution in the HOME

 Most homeowners and homebuyers would like to avoid the use of chemical compounds, which can be found in most housing components, and, are referred to as VOC’s or Volatile Organic Compounds.  They can be in almost any building products, soft … Continue reading

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Home Holiday Tip: #1 Protect Ornaments With Holiday Recyclables

In December we’re gifting you with some sanity saving holiday tips from House Logic… #1 Protect Ornaments With Holiday Recyclables Keep ornaments safe for next year by stowing them in leftover party cups, hot-glued onto a piece of foam board … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – can a credit score impact a job search?

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #8: My credit score can hurt/help my chances of landing a job. Reality: Actually, this one is partially true, depending on how fancy your job is. … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – non-money issue affect your credit score

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #7: Your age, sex, and other non-money issues affect your credit score. Reality: What century is it again? Federal law protects you from credit discrimination based … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – paying too early will hurt you

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #6: Paying off a student loan or car loan early will hurt your credit. Reality: Ah, no. Credit report companies definitely do not punish you for … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – you can over-check your credit score

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #5: Checking your credit score frequently will hurt your score. Reality: How else are you supposed to keep track of the darn thing? It’s true that … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – no credit history is good credit history

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #4: If you’ve never had credit, you have a perfect credit score. Reality: There’s no reason to save your credit virginity for that special something. If … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – closing old credit cards erases the history

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #3: Closing old cards will erase any negative history. Reality: If it was that easy, we’d all be driving Teslas. Credit-reporting companies keep information on your … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – it’s OK to pay credit cards a day late if you pay them off in full

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #2: It’s OK to pay credit cards a day late if you pay them off in full. Reality: ”Missing a payment is the biggest way … Continue reading

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Don’t fall for this credit myth – keep a small balance you keep on your credit card

House Logic has some tips that might help even seasoned home buyers. Today we’re featuring… Myth #1: Always carry a small balance on your credit card. Reality: The credit score gods want to know two main things: that you pay … Continue reading

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