Re: New Bias Charges Against FICO Scores ..... unfair to minorities
07-25-2012 06:23 AM
I can't access the article from work, but I'll just say this... as a Hispanic with a relatively "low income", I've had absolutely no problem having and maintaining good credit. Personally, even though there is no designation for my race, I think it'd be quite easy for someone to figure out what I am based on my name and last name alone.
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