All About Credit

In this recording, you’ll learn all about how the credit scores of 80 million Americans are likely to change with the new FICO10 and FICO10T. Half will see their scores rise. Half will see their scores drop by an average of 20 points.

In this one-hour session, Facet Wealth co-founder and chief evangelist Brent Weiss was joined by lead planner Tarif Carson, CFP® and they explored:

  • What credit is
  • How it is calculated
  • Healthy credit habits to build, improve, and maintain your credit
  • The details of the new FICO10 and FICO10T credit calculations

You won’t want to miss this deep dive into the world of credit!

Explore more about credit

We’ve compiled some additional resources to support you as you discover all about credit.

All About Credit 1: What is credit and what does it mean to you? 

All About Credit 2: Credit bureaus, reports, and scores, explained.

All About Credit 3: How (exactly) is your credit score calculated?


Our chief evangelist, Brent Weiss, created some videos explaining the ins and outs of credit. 

All About Credit

Watch time: 1:57

Credit 101

Watch time: 2:31

The Credit System

Watch time: 3:02

Monitoring your credit

At Facet, we recommend that you check your credit score once a year from each of the three bureaus. If you stagger them by four months, you can keep tabs on your credit all year long, and at no cost from

The credit bureaus