Even as a foreign exchange student, you have long-term goals and some of these goals may occur while in the United States. You may wish to buy a car and, if you decide to, buy a home in the U.S. Having a credit file can help you reach these goals.
By definition, a credit score is a numerical expression that represents the analysis of a consumer's credit file. This number is then used determine the creditworthiness of the consumer when they apply for credit. This analysis is based on information gathered from each of the three major credit bureaus in the United States.
Would you like to buy a house, lease an apartment, drive that sexy new Mustang or convert your den into a family friendly media room? If so, unless you are financially independent, such as having been blessed with a trust fund, you will need credit.
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At present there are following possible evaluation patterns for your credit score: Excellent: When it is above 800: Lenders and insurers will view you as no risk at all. This happens when you have a long history of responsible multiple credit use.
Credit score is generated by a statistical model. Each of the large banks/insurance companies usually has their own generator different from others, however most companies are using the adopted FICO model.