Definition of 'credit rating'
Example sentences containing 'credit rating'
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Your most pressing concern will be that this judgment will affect your credit rating. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My firm has a good credit rating. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Ask anyone whose credit rating has been falsely challenged by a bank computer. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There was the appetite for business from credit rating agencies that gave their worthless seals of approval. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Do you need a good credit rating for a business loan? The Sun (2012)Follow these simple steps to improve your credit rating ahead of buying your first property. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Critics suggest that there is an inherent conflict of interest in the way credit rating agencies make money. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Elite universities with a global reputation are not the only ones able to get a strong credit rating. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This can harm their credit rating. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Without a credit rating agency, people can hold credit cards with numerous banks. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Many Sikh areas have poor credit ratings because so few residents take credit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Though the card company refunded the money, her credit rating plummeted. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I am not going to complain about credit rating agencies tracking my spending habits. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Gone are the days when managing your credit rating was simply a matter of making sure you paid off your credit card bill on time each month. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It seems that if you owe money you get a credit rating, but if you keep your nose clean you are penalised. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That is the only path to regaining Britain's credit rating. Times, Sunday Times (2013)How about Scotland's credit rating? Times, Sunday Times (2014)A downgrade in France's top credit rating seems likely. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Translations for 'credit rating'
British English: credit rating NOUN
Your credit rating is a judgment of how likely you are to pay money back if you borrow it or buy things on credit.
The overdraft rate depends on your credit rating.
- American English: credit rating
- Brazilian Portuguese: avaliação de crédito
- Chinese: 信用等级
- European Spanish: calificación de crédito
- French: indice de solvabilité
- German: Kreditwürdigkeit
- Italian: posizione creditizia
- Japanese: 信用格付け
- Korean: 신용 등급
- European Portuguese: notação de crédito
- Spanish: calificación de crédito
Definition of credit rating from the Collins English Dictionary
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