Credit Scores

Understand credit scores, credit worthiness, and how credit scores are used in day-to-day life.

Are Misconceptions Affecting Your Credit Scores?

You may already know your credit scores play a critical role in your access to credit. Learn to sort out fact from fiction when it comes to credit scores.

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Rebuilding Your Credit After a Foreclosure or Eviction

If you’ve experienced a foreclosure or eviction, you may be wondering how to rebuild your credit history after a foreclosure or eviction. Learn what happens to your credit during a foreclosure or eviction, how you can address the damage and more.

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What Is a Credit Score?

What is a credit score? Equifax can tell you all about the credit score range, how credit scores are calculated and much more.

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Why Your Credit Scores May Drop After Paying Off Debt

Paying off debt doesn't always improve your credit score. Read about the factors that impact your credit and why paying off debt may lower your credit score.

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How to Raise Your Credit Scores Fast

You can improve your credit scores by following a few simple steps. Learn about what factors can raise your credit scores, what to expect and more at Equifax.

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What Is a Rapid Rescore?

Changes in your credit history may take time to be reflected in your credit scores. A rapid rescore aims to accelerate the updating process. Learn what a rapid rescore is and when it might make sense for you.

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[Video] What Are the Different Ranges of Credit Scores?

Wondering about credit score ranges and where yours is on the scale? Learn more about the total range of credit scores and your credit score.

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How Much House Can I Afford?

Learn how different financial factors can impact how much house you’re able to afford, including costs beyond the mortgage itself.

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Credit Score Coding Issue Fixed

Some credit scores were affected by a coding issue – the technology has been fixed and information in consumer credit reports was not affected.

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Is It Okay to Check Your Credit Score?

Checking your credit score is a great way to monitor your financial health. Wondering how to check your credit score? Get tips and advice from Equifax!

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How to Rebuild Your Credit After Divorce

Does a divorce affect your credit score? Learn how to rebuild your credit after divorce with a plan of action to get back on track.

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Why Do Your Credit Scores Change?

Have you been wondering why your credit scores change over time? Click to learn more from Equifax about the different factors that can affect your credit scores.

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