Credit Score

Credit Karma started trending on Twitter when users realized their free credit scores aren't what lenders actually see.
That $600 payment may not go very far, but it's enough to boost your credit score if you follow these steps.
Despite financial challenges from the coronavirus pandemic, average credit scores actually went up in 2020.
Lots of other countries use credit scores, although each one does it a bit differently.
Credit limits are also being slashed as new credit card accounts fell by 65% during the pandemic.
An error by one student loan servicer caused borrowers' credit scores to drop.
Plus, what happens to your FICO score if you take out a loan, pay down your balance and more.
The hidden ratings can affect the level of customer service you receive.
The New York Department of Financial Services plans to investigate the sex bias alleged in a series of now-viral tweets.
You could piggyback on someone else's good credit instead.
A vacation or wedding loan could cost you in ways you hadn't imagined.
Notorious credit-monitoring companies might be able to weasel their way into the mortgage industry.
In this secret corner of the internet, credit card numbers are sold for $100 apiece.
New credit data from Experian shows how Americans fare 10 years after the financial crisis.
Plus, should you ever pay to have your poor credit fixed?
Only 1.4% of the population that has a credit score has hit the top.