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  1. Fitch Rates Honda Auto Receivables 2014-3 Owner TrustRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Business Wire

    Fitch Ratings assigns the following ratings and Rating Outlooks to the notes issued by Honda Auto Receivables 2014-3 Owner Trust listed below: Strong Credit Quality: The credit quality of 2014-3, as measured by the weighted average Fair Isaac Corp. score of 757 and internal credit score tiering, is consistent with prior 2013-2014 pools.

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  2. Auto loans could get boost from revamped FICO scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Automotive News

    A planned update in the way FICO scores are calculated should help some borrowers qualify more easily for auto loans by putting less weight on overdue medical debt when calculating credit scores, according to Fair Isaac Corp. "It could also potentially help consumers with thin files," that is, consumers with little or no credit history, said ... (more)

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  3. Vicious cycle of bad credit, inequalityRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | HeraldNet

    ... last year on the impact that credit scores have on auto lending. Credit scoring has been around for a while - the Fair Isaac Corp. was founded in the late '50s - but it wasn't until the information technology revolution of the 1990s that companies ...

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  4. Who's The Big Winner From New Credit Score Rules?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Motley Fool

    When it comes to credit scores, the FICO scoring model by Fair Isaac Corp is the most widely used by lenders to determine the creditworthiness of prospective borrowers.

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  5. Strategic Default It's All The RageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | LivePressWorld

    ... who walk away from a mortgage are saying, 'This is not a contract that makes sense anymore.'" Andrew Jennings of Fair Isaac, the company that created the leading FICO credit score. Today, somewhere in the neighborhood of 66% of mortgage defaults is ...

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  6. How FICO09 Could Increase HomeownershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    ... and the rise of sub-prime lending again, this number will most likely double to 40 billion as we approach 2015. Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) recently issued a press release regarding their upcoming credit scoring model FICO09, available to credit ...

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  7. What Do Credit Score Ranges Mean?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Investopedia

    ... the risk a lender takes when you borrow money. A FICO score is a well-known credit score created by the Fair Isaac Corporation, and used by credit agencies to indicate a borrower's risk. Another credit score is the VantageScore , which was developed ...

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  8. 25 Money Terms Everyone Should KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Forbes.com

    ... by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower's credit worthiness. FICO is an acronym for the Fair Isaac Corporation, a company that came up with the methodology for calculating a credit score based on several factors, including ...

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  9. FICO Gets a Facelift-How New Credit Scoring Will Affect Millions of AmericansRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | PR Log

    ... mortgages and credit cards, according to U.S. News and World Report, http://www.usnews.com/ to-credit). The Fair Isaac Corporation that first introduced its FICO credit-scoring model in 1989 is making big changes that will potentially affect ...

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  10. New credit scoring could help home buyersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Pleasanton Weekly

    The National Association of Realtors this week praised a decision by FICO, the Fair Isaac Corp. credit monitoring agency, that it will no longer penalize borrowers for certain debt-collection activities when calculating credit scores.

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  11. FICO to Downplay Medical Debt in Credit ScoresRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Insurance Journal West

    ... the credit record of many borrowers, while helping lenders to better assess risk. The company, formerly known as Fair Isaac Corp., said last week that overdue medical payments that have already been settled will be ignored while calculating credit ...

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  12. How will credit score calculation changes affect you? Regions expert explainsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Alabama Live

    ... a riskier bet. There are several companies that calculate and monitor consumer credit scores. One of those, Fair Isaac Corp., will soon make some significant changes to how its scores are calculated. These changes are not a surprise, says Tom ...

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  13. One Cheer for Fair IsaacRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Big Picture

    Case in point: Fair Isaac Corp., the company that created the model used to calculate the scores underlying millions of consumer loan and credit decisions.

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  14. Obama Inflates FICO Credit Scores To Fuel LendingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Investor's Business Daily

    Known as the gatekeeper of consumer credit, Fair Isaac may be losing that role to federal regulators and activists eager to reopen the floodgates on lending to shaky borrowers.

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  15. a Q&a on changes coming to Fico credit scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Claremore Daily Progress

    ... to charge them. A higher score could get you better terms on loans for cars and homes. WHAT ARE THE CHANGES? Fair Isaac Corp., the company behind FICO, says there are three significant changes to its metric, which it says is used in 90 percent of ...

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  16. Credit scores drive America's growing inequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to realize how new the credit-scoring revolution actually is. Credit scoring has been around for a while - the Fair Isaac Corp. was founded in the late '50s - but it wasn't until the information technology revolution of the 1990s that companies got ...

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  17. Loblawa s digital PC Plus loyalty program expected to add a hundreds of millionsa in revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | IT Business

    ... success. Last week Loblaw was awarded for its loyalty program by San Jose, Calif.-based FICO (previously Fair Isaac Corp.), winning its 2014 FICO Decision Management Award for Analytic Excellence . Loblaw uses FICO's Analytic Offer Manager to match ...

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  18. New formula could revamp credit scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Star Tribune

    ... defines U.S. consumer credit risk," said Jim Wehmann, executive vice president for Scores at FICO, a brand of Fair Isaac Corp. FICO scores are among the most commonly used credit tools in the country, chiefly used by lenders to qualify borrowers. ...

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  19. FICO Scores Being RecalibratedRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Daily Kos

    ... cards, car loans, mortgages, and the like are going to be changed, and in ways that probably favor many Kossacks. Fair Isaac Corp. said Thursday that it will stop including in its FICO credit-score calculations any record of a consumer failing to ...

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  20. FICO credit scores to give less weight to unpaid medical billsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Inman Real Estate News

    In a move that could be a boon to first-time homebuyers, Fair Isaac Corp. has said it will make changes in the way FICO credit scores are calculated.

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