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Dave Says When to Buy Those Season Tickets

DaleEarnhardt Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 3:04 PM
The War in Iraq was a liberal social-engineering project, costed like $12 billion/month. The cost per American was $40/month for eight years (2003-2011). If you had actually been paying this bill from the get-go, your attitude would have been to 'cut and run' faster than Cindy Sheehan. It's time to stop the 'drama queening' and if you think we should have been in Iraq, and 'Operation Enduring Freedom' has national security value, then PAY for it!

Dear Dave,

My brother asked me to put his name on my credit card as an authorized user. He said it will help improve his credit score. Is this true, and would it help my score in any way?

Anna

Dear Anna,

Your brother is wrong. It will not improve his credit score at all. As an authorized user, he is not the owner of the debt. There’s a high likelihood that it will affect your credit score in a negative way, though, because there’s a good chance he’ll...