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CreditHawk
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Vantage score vs FICO score: how does YOURS compare?

I have a current TransUnion FICO score of 585. I learned today that my TransUnion "Vantage" score is 626. I'm wondering... would a 626 Vantage score put me in a better risk category with a lender if they used the Vantage product?

Also, I'm wondering if anybody out there has obtained their Vantage scores from the bureaus and how they compare with FICO and where the Vantage score puts you with potential creditors?

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Registered: ‎07-18-2007
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Re: Vantage score vs FICO score: how does YOURS compare?

I would search Vantage in the search bar above it will bring up a bunch information about the scoring system. I don't know if you would have a better advantage with the Vantage than FICO because Vantage scoring model starts at 501. FICO is much lower.

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