What Happens to Your Credit Score if You Close a Recently Opened Card?

What Happens to Your Credit Score if You Close a Recently Opened Card?
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You may have opened a credit card recently, whether to snag a sign-up bonus or enjoy a more generous rewards program. In some cases, closing a recently opened credit card could hurt your credit score. There are different factors that go into calculating credit scores, and closing a credit card touches on two of them.

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