Meaning of “credit history” in the English Dictionary

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"credit history" in Business English

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credit historynoun [ C ]

uk us plural credit histories

FINANCE a record of a person's or company's debt and payment of debt over a period of time, used to judge the risk of lending money to them:

bad/poor credit history Consumers with poor credit histories usually struggle to borrow more money.

(Definition of “credit history” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)