Having a good credit score is important because it can open the door to affordable borrowing opportunities. The higher your credit score is, the more likely you'll be to not only get approved for that loan, but to get it at a reasonable interest rate. Similarly, you might see a new credit card offer hit your radar that you'd like to pursue.
Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting