This episode was inspired by a listener question sent in by Dezmond. He and his father had a bit of a disagreement over whether you should pay your credit card off in full each month or leave a balance to build a strong credit score. I’m so happy to answer this question definitively – no, you’re not a fool to pay off that card each month.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Let’s review the five factors that influence your credit score
  • I’m explaining why you don’t need to keep a credit card balance
  • So what do you do if you can’t pay that card off in full each month
  • How does not using your credit card actually hurt your credit score

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