Webinar: Score a better future | credit basics with FICO

Friday, April 23 @ 11:00 a.m. (CST)

We all have financial goals but knowing how to get there can be a challenge. Don’t understand how credit scores impact your financial health, or know your FICO® Score? We want to help! In celebration of Financial Literacy Month, FICO will be holding  a national Score A Better Future webinar, SABF | Credit Basics with FICO, with special guests Megan Leonhardt, senior money writer with CNBC Make It and Bola Sokunbi, the CEO, best-selling author, and founder of Clever Girl Finance. Megan and Bola will be joining Joanne Gaskin, VP of Scores and Analytics at FICO for educational tips on how to Score A Better Future.

FICO® Scores are used by 90% of the top U.S. lenders so it is an important part of your credit journey. Whether you are new to credit, preparing to purchase a home, planning your retirement, or concerned about protecting your financial health from the impact of the COVID virus, knowledge is power. This event will help answer your credit questions, as well as the most frequent questions Bola and Megan have received from their readers, provide an overview of the key ingredients in the FICO® Score, including the myths and facts about FICO® Scores, and the common characteristics of consumers that are FICO® Score high-achievers.

Score A Better Future events are completely free. In addition, the first 250 registrants for this virtual event will get a voucher to get their FICO Score and credit report for free from myFICO.com* , so we highly recommend that you register online as soon as possible.

We look forward to an interesting and informative conversation with leading experts and hope to see you there.

*A single use promotion code will be provided by email to the first 250 registrants of this event and will expire on June 1, 2021. Your promotion code will allow you to redeem a single pull of your FICO® Score and your TransUnion credit report on the myFICO.com website. The email will contain instructions on how to redeem this offer.


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Frequently Asked Questions

I can’t attend the webinar – will a recording be available?

Yes! All of our SABF webinars are recorded, and the recordings are available at no cost. To receive a link to the recording shortly after a webinar ends, register for the webinar (even if you can’t attend it live).

What do I need to participate?

To view the webinar all you need is a device with a web browser and Internet connection. A computer or tablet or smartphone will work.

How much does the webinar/event cost?

All Score a Better Future (SABF) events are FREE