About this Book
Credit scores are not the easiest three numbers to understand.
With just three figures telling you whether you can obtain a loan or not or get a mortgage or not makes credit scores one of the most important things in our lives. Especially when you depend on loans to help you fulfil your dreams of owning a house, a car or an expensive piece of household item. So what makes credit scores what they are? How does anyone find out if you are worthy for a credit or not? Are these always right?
Can a business depend on these credit scores entirely when it comes to deciding whether a client should get a credit or not?
There is a lot of confusion among people about how credit scores are obtained and how they are scored. Keeping in mind that these scores can make a huge difference in your ability to buy new products, it is important that you should have complete understanding of credit scores and how they affect your buying power.
Different countries calculate credit scores differently. They even utilize credit scores for different reasons. There are a number of models that help companies follow a methodology for credit scoring. People usually have a lot of questions about how to build credit and if they will ever be able to restore their credit score to make sure that they can obtain loans or mortgages without problems.
Many countries allow people to get a free credit report in order to ensure that they have complete access to the details that are affecting their credit score. However, in some countries it is treated differently where you may have to pay for getting your credit report which can help you identify the high and low points of your credit score.