Getting started with credit can be tricky. If you don’t have a credit history, it’s hard to get a loan, a credit card or even an apartment. But several tools can help you start building your score.
What is a FICO score? Why do I have different credit scores? We have you covered in our FICO score article.
VantageScore is a credit score jointly developed by the three major credit bureaus. It is used by lenders, landlords and financial institutions to evaluate creditworthiness, and is a competitor to FICO.
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