On my mind: I am looking at a personal revolving line of credit to boost my credit score. I am debt-free, which is great, except I think that is hurting me on credit card applications. More and more denials lately. I have US Bank Gold Checking from a good sign-up offer and they waive the checking account fee when you have a US Bank credit card. Their line of credit is available online and fee-free with a checking relationship.
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