440. Insights: Credit scoring for US immigrants - It's a political issue
Sam Maule is joined by some great guests to talk about credit scoring for US immigrants. What are the problems US immigrants might face when trying to build up a credit score once they've arrived in North America?
Our expert host, Sam Maule is joined by some great guests to talk about credit scoring for US immigrants. Credit scoring is a huge role in people's financial life in the US, and a "good" credit score help you get access to a lot of basic services such as renting an apartment, getting better quotes on insurance and access to credit cards. But what do you do as a US immigrant arriving in the country with no US credit score to prove?
As always Sam is not alone but joined by two amazing guests:
- Maureen MacIsaac - Data Analytics Lead at Nova Credit
- Angela Galardi Ceresnie - CEO at Climb Credit
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Special Guests: Angela Galardi Ceresnie and Maureen MacIsaac.