We know by now that your credit score is a very important number as it relates to your personal financial success. It can mean the difference between getting a loan for home or car ownership or not. And it can affect the rates you pay when you are approved for a loan. But things happen, and it’s not always possible to maintain a great credit score. If you have a credit score that needs work, there are things you can do to try to increase it. The Mint.com blog writes about three such things you can do, starting with regularly checking your credit report for incorrect information that you need to take action against. For more, read the full article here.