PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Have you ever wondered if requesting an inquiry on your credit score can cause it to lower the number? What do you, as a consumer, have to do to keep a good credit score? Do the extra, unused, credit cards in your wallet affect your credit score?

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek wants to help you as a consumer become more educated on how to better your credit score.

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Chris McConville, the president of Credit Education, for CureMyScore.com joined Mike on Question & Answer Tuesday addressing many concerns of the KDKA listeners.

Chris is a credit expert and educator on topics such as scoring, reporting, FCRA, FDCPA, FACTA, identity theft, FICO scoring and more.

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“Many people don’t understand the simple things they should do to fix their credit score,” said McConville as he further explained what could improve a score.

If you were unable to ask your question, Chris will be back with Mike Pintek on May 14 at 2 p.m.

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Mike Pintek can be heard every weekday noon to 3 p.m. only on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA!