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How Does Your Credit Score Compare?

Your credit score is simply a statistical estimation of how likely you are to pay your debts and, by extension, how much credit you should have. Everyone is different – everyone has a different history, different experiences. But have you ever wondered how you compare to other Americans?

The illustration below shows cities with the best and worst credit score.

US map with chart

Source: Experian.org, 2018 and CNBC, 2018

Generation Gap

Here's a look at how each generation fares credit-wise. How do you stack up?

  
 Credit Score
Baby Boomers703
Generation X658
Millennials638

Source: Experian.org, 2018

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