Tip #6: Keep your old cards active
15% of your credit score is based on the length of your credit history. If you have older cards, keep them! Even if they have a higher interest rate than your newer cards, it is best to put them in a drawer and use them every six months to buy gas and keep them active.
P.S. Mother’s Day is coming up in a couple of days and wanted to give you a quick reminder to order your flowers for that special mom of yours. I will personally will be calling 1-800-Flowers, after talking with Jim McCann, CEO of 1-800-Flower’s, while I was in Chicago a few weeks. I know they will take care fo me and my mom!