Profile of High Credit Scorers

Feb 8, 2013 by

You’ve heard of the FICO® credit score, a product of the Fair Isaac Corporation, the most widely used consumer-focused score. And if you’re interested in credit scores and how they’re calculated, you’ve probably read lots of speculation from people who may or may not know what they’re talking about on what you should and shouldn’t do to optimize your credit score.

Well here’s some interesting info straight from the horse’s mouth, so to speak. This infographic from Fair Isaac discloses some of the typical—and in some cases surprising—behaviors and habits of folks with the highest FICO® credit scores. You know your behavior and you probably know your credit score. (If not, think about trying CreditSesame.com.) Does this infographic help explain to you why your score is high? Or low?

myFico infographic

What surprises you about high FICO® score achievers?

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