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Life Skills Series - Building Credit 101: College Student Edition

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Friday, April 2, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Virtual Event

Join Campus Life and the Financial Wellness Program to learn the basics of building credit as a college student!

  • History and types of Credit
  • Credit Report
  • The Five C’s of Credit
  • Calculating Credit Scores
  • Good Credit vs. Bad Credit
  • Multiple Credit Scores
  • Soft Pulls vs. Hard Pulls
  • Managing & Improving Credit
  • Important Habits to Learn
  • Credit Myths

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