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Your FICO in a nutshell

A FICO score- Fair Isaac Credit Score, is your credit worthiness score. This score helps Banks & Credit Union’s determin how likely you are to pay back the loan you are applying for.

The # range of the FICO- 850 is the highest, 350 is the lowest. Mid range is about 650-700

Ways to boost your credit score: Pay your loans on time, limit your credit card spending to 25% or less of your limit, don’t apply for too much credit all at once.

The KILLERS of your FICO score: Bankruptcy, tax lien, civil judgement, collections, repossessions, late payments 30, 60, 90,120,180 days late.


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