Dormant credit cards

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Credit Cards
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Credit Cards
I've been doing some housekeeping and come across statements for cards I haven't used for a long time. MBNA - 11 years, Halifax platinum - 11 years, Karen Millen - nearly 5 years, House of Fraser card - 6 years. I don't know if they're still "open", but if they are (I don't want them) should I close them all or is that bad for my credit rating??


  • grumblergrumbler Forumite
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    Check your credit file(s) and you'll see.

    Good or bad depends on many factors, mainly your (total credit available)/income ratio.

    >> Check your credit files for free
    We are born naked, wet and hungry...Then things get worse. :(

    .withdrawal, NOT withdrawel ..bear with me, NOT bare with me
    .definitely, NOT definately ......separate, NOT seperate
    should have, NOT should of
    .....guaranteed, NOT guarenteed
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