Want to have a good credit score? Avoid this costly mistake when paying credit card bills

November 10, 2018

It’s natural to fret about your credit score. Most Americans would do almost anything to improve it. Mistakes, of course, are bound to happen. More than one in five credit card users have carried a balance to help improve their credit scores, according to a study released Monday by CreditCards.com. But carrying a balance is not one of the factors that comprises a credit score—and doing so could lead to…