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Off the charts

As I was looking at the FICO simulator, I saw that there was something higher than 800. They called it Off the Charts.
Is this even possible? If so, do you know someone who is?
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Re: Off the charts

trashyart2000 wrote:
As I was looking at the FICO simulator, I saw that there was something higher than 800. They called it Off the Charts.
Is this even possible? If so, do you know someone who is?

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