At the core of your financial world is a number that determines your financial trustworthiness. So just when you think you’re done with studying, exams, and worrying about your grades, guess what? You now have another, much more important number to study for the rest of your life — your credit score. It is literally the backbone of everything that happens moving forward.
Cary Carbonaro, author of “The Money Queen’s Guide,” provided information on how to understand your credit and steps to improve it.