Credit Decisioning: MeritScore

The world’s first predictive link between individualized academic data and credit performance

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Provides Pricing and Underwriting Opportunities

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  • Solves for the credit invisible population
  • Accelerates Time to Market
  • Delivers Significant Financial Opportunity by Increasing Originations and/or Reducing Risk

MeritScore scaled similarly to FICO.

MeritScore does not use institution of higher education or student’s major to derive a score due to disparate impacts of that information.

Increase Loan Originations

Expand opportunities to young, thin-file consumers with high lifetime customer value

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Use MeritScore as an alternative data source for Second Looks

  • Increase your top-line growth, but not your risk
  • No need to change your core underwriting model
  • Implement MeritScore as an easy parallel effort

 

Reduce Portfolio Risk

Use our highly predictive academic data to drive more informed decisions, resulting in reduced risk and fewer defaults

academic data paired with your underwriting module makes for fewer defaults

Use Cases

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FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

Swap-In/Second Look Lending
Swap-Out Lending

 

 

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REAL ESTATE

Credit measure for rentals and mortgages

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MARKETING

Enhanced customer segmentation

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INSURANCE

Alternative credit measure

 

 

 

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