What you need to know
Clueless about the status of your credit score? Start by taking this 13-question quiz. It won’t take you long—but knowing where your score is at can go a long way toward improving your overall credit.
How it works
The quiz is 13 questions long, asking simple things relating to your credit history. After the quiz, your results will be emailed with a brief synopsis of how your score stacks up.
Why is it important?
Your credit history determines what loans you can qualify for and the interest rate you would pay. Lenders also factor in your credit score when looking at your loan options. This is why credit is important if you need to make a big purchase soon.