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Do you know your credit score? How to read your credit report? Many of us have been confused by these things at one point or another. In a way, your credit score is like the final grade or report card on your finances – except you can get more than your TV privileges revoked when your credit score is low. We’ll help you understand your credit score and avoid negative consequences as you navigate your financial future. Who are we? We are ReadyForZero, a company dedicated to helping people get out of debt – on their own. We’ll update this page on a regular basis, so be sure to bookmark it and use it as a reference in the future.

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About ReadyForZero

ReadyForZero is a free online tool that helps you pay off debt faster and protect your credit. With ReadyForZero, you can manage all your accounts together in one easy-to-use dashboard.

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