5 things you didn't know about your credit rating
Your credit rating can have a serious impact on your financial future, but many of us are guilty of not knowing much about it.
Your credit rating affects more than you think. Whether you get approved for a loan, credit card, mortgage or even mobile phone contract can all come down to this all-important number.
But for something so significant, many consumers don't know a lot about credit scores. Here are five things you might not know about yours.