Central CA SBDCServing Monterey and San Benito Counties.
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Partner Event-Understanding Credit and How to Improve your Credit Score

Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Understanding Credit and How to Improve Your Credit Score

Good credit is important to both your personal and business needs. Lenders can look at how you have handled your past obligations even if you are a corporate officer signing for the business. Many business owners have had credit issues because of the pandemic. This one (1) hour presentation covers aspects of becoming an educated credit user. 


Key Topics

  • How is your credit reported?
  • The effects poor credit has on you and your business
  • The five key activities that affect your credit
  • Improving or rebuilding your credit
  • What you can do if your credit report is wrong

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the basics of credit scoring
  • Actions to take that will improve your credit score and history
  • How to avoid bad credit
  • How to check and correct your credit history


Registration Information 

Registration Fee: Free





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Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the California SBDC closest to you.