Five Components of a Credit Score

Most people know a credit score is important, but don’t know how it’s calculated. With credit impacting so many areas of our lives, from buying a home to landing a job, it’s essential to have a clear understanding of what goes into your score. This video breaks down the five components of a credit score- from payment history to new credit – and provides tips on how to maximize each one.

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