There are a few instances where while juggling between work, you might miss the due date. Payment after a day or so might not harm your credit score if it’s the first time, but if you have a habit of late payment, it can adversely affect your credit score. The effect might vary on how late your fee is and what are the terms of your loan. Many lenders would just impose a late payment fee, penalty interest rate, but in worse cases, put the tab in your credit report that can degrade your score.
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