[ kred-it skawr ]
/ ˈkrɛd ɪt ˌskɔr /
a numerical ranking of an individual’s financial creditworthiness based on spending and credit history, indicating to potential lenders and credit card issuers the individual’s capacity and likelihood to make timely payments of amounts due on loans or credit cards.
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See also FICO Score.
Origin of credit score
First recorded in 1975–80
Words nearby credit score
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