What credit score do I need to get an AmEx?

Answer American Express uses total income and credit report information when looking for new customers. It does not rely only on credit scores or FICO scores for its green, gold, platinum, plum or black c... Read More »

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Who makes the credit cards for Amex?

American Express credit cards are made by Versatile Card Technology (VCT), the largest plastic card manufacturer in the United States. In 2006, VCT and American Express signed a licensing agreement... Read More »

Will canceling credit cards with high available credit hurt my credit score?

Closing a credit card with a high available credit limit will lower your available credit, as well as remove some of your credit history. Typically, it does lower a borrower's credit score, althoug... Read More »

What is a good credit score on a credit score scale?

On One Hand: Over 700 on the FICO ScaleThe FICO credit scoring scale runs from 300 to 850, with higher scores signifying a more credit-worthy individual. A score of 700 or higher signifies that you... Read More »

What percentage of people score 990 on the TransUnion personal credit score?

According to the Associated Press in July of 2010, only 18 percent of Americans had a credit score of over 800. The Credit Truth reports that the percentage of Americans with an 800 or above Trans ... Read More »