Average U.S. FICO® Score Ticks Up to 706

The latest data is in, and the average U.S. FICO® Score now sits at 706.  Since bottoming out at...

How Can Identity Theft Affect Your FICO Scores?

Like getting your identity stolen isn’t bad enough. When a criminal steals your identity, he or she can also...

New Data About Household Debt. Should You Be Concerned?

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is one of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks in the U.S. and...

The 5 Secrets of Excellent Credit Score Individuals

Achieving the status of having an excellent credit score takes a lot of time and work. It can be...

Are You Financially Healthy?

The U.S. Financial Health Pulse from the Financial Health Network reports research findings on the financial health of Americans....
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
Average U.S. FICO® Score Ticks Up to 706
Identity Theft
How Can Identity Theft Affect Your FICO Scores?
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New Data About Household Debt. Should You Be Concerned?
FICO Scores & Credit Reports
The 5 Secrets of Excellent Credit Score Individuals
Personal Finance
Are You Financially Healthy?

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Are You Financially Healthy?

The U.S. Financial Health Pulse from the Financial Health Network reports research findings on the financial health of Americans. From an overarching perspective, they categorize Americans into one of three financial tiers: Financially Vulnerable Financially Coping Financially Healthy Before moving…

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