In spite of 85% of South Africans struggling financially during lockdown, payment holidays allowed many of them to avoid defaulting on their debt. As a result, 51% now have better credit scores.
Visitto find out whether your credit score improved during lockdown, and have a look at the tips below to see what you can do to either keep it growing or mend it.
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1. Pay your bills in full and on time
Whether you had a payment holiday or not, you must make sure you always meet your credit obligations once they kick in.
2. Keep your credit utilisation low
Be cautious not to spend more than 30% of the credit that’s available to you.
3. Check your credit report regularly
Accidental errors can negatively impact your credit score. Always check up on it to make sure everything is correct.
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