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6 min 24 Mar 2023
Highlights:
  • Credit Bureaus – The Agencies That Identify Your Financial Worth in Numbers
  • 10 Best Strategies You Can Follow to Help Increase Your Credit Score

Factors Affecting Credit Score

A strong credit score is a boon to have, as it influences an individual's ability to secure loans and other credit lines at favourable interest rates. The three primary factors that significantly impact credit scores:

1. Repayment History: Your repayment history carries significant weight in determining your credit score. Timely payments reflect well on your score, whereas, a history of defaulting or delayed payments will very likely bring your score down.

2. Income and Employment Stability: Having stable sources of income secures your capacity to repay debt obligations and thereby, makes you more creditworthy.

3. Debt-to-Income Ratio: A lower debt-to-income ratio is generally more favourable for your credit score.

Effective Strategies to Adopt to Boost Credit Scores

1. Timely Repayments:

Ensure the punctual settlement of credit card bills and loan EMIs to showcase responsible financial repayment patterns.

2. Routine Credit Report Reviews:

Inspect your credit report regularly for inaccuracies and dispute any discrepancies to maintain an authentic portrayal of your creditworthiness.

4. Credit Variety:

Include a variety of credit types, such as credit cards, secured and unsecured loans to present a well-rounded credit history, positively impacting your credit score.

5. Debt Reduction Strategies:

Work towards reducing outstanding debts to enhance your debt-to-income ratio and refine your overall financial profile.

6. Mindful Credit Applications:

Restrict new credit applications, as multiple inquiries within a brief period can temporarily influence your credit score negatively.

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