##### Re: Fewer people have terrible credit scores

09-20-2012 01:46 PM

Negatives without any positive tradelines will get you that low.

That said, you mentioned a absolute drop in numbers down to a percentage; could you post from your source either the old percentage, or the absolute number from this year or last year?

1.4 M americans doesn't seem like a large percentage if we assume roughly 150M have a FICO score of some sort so maybe 15%? Not sure on that 150M number, just making a swag.

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