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Not necessarily need a credit card

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  • Can you rent an apartment without a credit card?

  • By Heide Braley You can rent an apartment without a credit card or a debit card in most areas of the United States. Most tenants still pay their monthly rent with a paper check mailed to their landlords. Of course, cash is always an option, but that means you have to pay in person.

  • What credit score do you need to rent a house?

  • The minimum credit score you need to rent a house will depend on the landlord. Some landlords are willing to work with tenants with low credit, while others may require tenants to have excellent credit. Going back to the credit score range, if your credit score is at least 670, you’re at the start of the sweet spot.

  • Can I rent a house with bad credit?

  • For those with poor credit, renting a house is difficult. Most landlords require tenants to have a minimum credit score to rent a house. But most people hardly ever check their own scores, nor know how to raise a low one.

  • Do you need a credit card to buy a house?

  • Bottom line: There’s no law that says you must have a credit card in order to buy a house. That said, a credit card can make purchasing a home easier, and a lender will only raise their eyebrows if you have a tremendously large credit limit.