New Way To See Free Credit Scores From FICO

Consumers now have an easy way to get free credit scores from FICO.

A dial representing bad, fair, good and excellent credit, coded by red, orange, yellow and green. The dial points to good credit.
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It now takes just a minute to sign up for a free credit score service from FICO®. There is no negative impact on your credit score for checking, and you might save hundreds or even thousands of dollars in interest by monitoring and boosting your score.  

The new service was announced Tuesday by FICO in honor of Financial Literacy Month.

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Ellen Kennedy
Personal Finance Editor,

Ellen writes and edits personal finance stories, especially on credit cards and related products. She also covers the nexus between sustainability and personal finance. She was a manager and sustainability analyst at Calvert Investments for 15 years, focusing on climate change and consumer staples. She served on the sustainability councils of several Fortune 500 companies and led corporate engagements. Before joining Calvert, Ellen was a program officer for Winrock International, managing loans to alternative energy projects in Latin America. She earned a master’s from the U.C. Berkeley in international relations and Latin America.