Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions
Credit bureau risk score
A credit bureau risk score is a snapshot of a person’s credit history, based only on the information available through credit bureaus. It the risk score evaluates people for the benefit of lenders, to help them decide the risk of whether a debt will be repaid.
Terms from A-Z
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