Facts for Consumers: Credit Scoring


Subject:
Consumer Research & Advocacy , Finance , Money , Credit , Credit , Personal Finance

Description:
Fact sheet on credit scoring, "a system creditors use to help determine whether to give you credit." Discusses the credit scoring model, what individuals can do to improve their credit score, the reliability of the credit scoring system, what happens if you are denied credit, and how to file a complaint. From the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Publisher:
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/credit/cre24.shtm


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