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Can’t sign up for My Fico subscription. Is this a good alternative?

collics
Established Contributor

Can’t sign up for My Fico subscription. Is this a good alternative?

My Fico said Experian info was not pulling and gave me error code 045 and to call then to resolve then call Fico back to sign up.

I have a free account with Experian that I have no issues using and accessing score and info. No freeze (ever) no disputes. Idk what the problem is.

I want my 3 scores and reports every month. Experian has 24.99 credit works premium option. Is this comparable to the my Fico premium membership?
BK 7 Discharged May 2014. Last App: Apr 25 2022
Newest to Oldest:

FICO8s Dec 2019

FICO8s June 16 2022
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thornback
Senior Contributor

Re: Can’t sign up for My Fico subscription. Is this a good alternative?

CreditWorks is good. The only difference is it won't provide the additional enhanced FICO scores (mortgage, auto, bankcard, FICO9) for TU & EQ - it'll be FICO8 only. You'll get all enhanced scores, except FICO9, for EX tho.
Personal Aphorism:"Forget What You Feel, Remember What You Deserve"
Starting FICO 8s | 09/2017: EX 641 ✦ EQ 634 ✦ TU 647
Current FICO 8s | 04/2022: EX 796 ✦ EQ 793 ✦ TU 790
Current FICO 9s | 04/2022: EX 790 ✦ EQ 788 ✦ TU 782
2022 Goal Score | 800s

My AAoA:
4.6 years not incl. AU / 4.9 years incl. AU
My AoOA: 9.2 years not incl. AU / 11.2 years incl. AU
Inquiries: EX 0/12 ✦ EQ 0/12 ✦ TU 0/12
Report Status: Clean
Garden Status:  


Without patience, we will learn less in life. We will see less. We will feel less. We will hear less. Ironically, rush and more usually mean less.
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thornback
Senior Contributor

Re: Can’t sign up for My Fico subscription. Is this a good alternative?

Also - while all EX scores/report will update daily (huge plus), EQ &TU FICO 8 will only update monthly.
Personal Aphorism:"Forget What You Feel, Remember What You Deserve"
Starting FICO 8s | 09/2017: EX 641 ✦ EQ 634 ✦ TU 647
Current FICO 8s | 04/2022: EX 796 ✦ EQ 793 ✦ TU 790
Current FICO 9s | 04/2022: EX 790 ✦ EQ 788 ✦ TU 782
2022 Goal Score | 800s

My AAoA:
4.6 years not incl. AU / 4.9 years incl. AU
My AoOA: 9.2 years not incl. AU / 11.2 years incl. AU
Inquiries: EX 0/12 ✦ EQ 0/12 ✦ TU 0/12
Report Status: Clean
Garden Status:  


Without patience, we will learn less in life. We will see less. We will feel less. We will hear less. Ironically, rush and more usually mean less.
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collics
Established Contributor

Re: Can’t sign up for My Fico subscription. Is this a good alternative?

Ok great! I’m just starting to rebuild and I think fico 8 monthly is a all I need right now.

Thanks for the help.
BK 7 Discharged May 2014. Last App: Apr 25 2022
Newest to Oldest:

FICO8s Dec 2019

FICO8s June 16 2022
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thornback
Senior Contributor

Re: Can’t sign up for My Fico subscription. Is this a good alternative?

YW! Good luck with your rebuild - I found the daily score/report updates to be invaluable during my rebuild so I think you'll be very happy with the creditworks service.

Personal Aphorism:"Forget What You Feel, Remember What You Deserve"
Starting FICO 8s | 09/2017: EX 641 ✦ EQ 634 ✦ TU 647
Current FICO 8s | 04/2022: EX 796 ✦ EQ 793 ✦ TU 790
Current FICO 9s | 04/2022: EX 790 ✦ EQ 788 ✦ TU 782
2022 Goal Score | 800s

My AAoA:
4.6 years not incl. AU / 4.9 years incl. AU
My AoOA: 9.2 years not incl. AU / 11.2 years incl. AU
Inquiries: EX 0/12 ✦ EQ 0/12 ✦ TU 0/12
Report Status: Clean
Garden Status:  


Without patience, we will learn less in life. We will see less. We will feel less. We will hear less. Ironically, rush and more usually mean less.
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