Ivettte Toro, Home Owner in South Toms River, NJ

How many points does a credit score go down when I check my credit?

Asked by Ivettte Toro, South Toms River, NJ Sat Aug 11, 2012

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ZERO ! If you check it yourself it is considered a "soft" pull and does not affect your credit score. Many people believe your FICO score goes down everytime it is checked. Please check the link below on common myths . Unfortunately , a lot of people believe it is true.
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Hi Ivettte,

this is a great source to answer that question. I learned a few things also so thanks for the question.

http://www.myfico.com/crediteducation/creditinquiries.aspx
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