What is a FICO score? by Keith A. Wilder A number used by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower’s creditworthiness. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related See more Previous article How do I know if my credit reports have errors? Next article Credit Repair – How to Repair Credit Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.