As a recent college graduate who has entered the workforce armed with both credit and debt, I’m learning a lot about credit that really would’ve been useful a few years ago. Had I known what I know now, I could have saved myself some worry and eased into the credit world a little more smoothly.
What are the odds of getting a credit card if your credit score isn’t so hot? And what about the size of your credit limit?
The federal government’s consumer financial watchdog unpacked some big data in a report out today, answering those questions and several others.