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Johnson County

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Johnson County
11811 S. Sunset Drive
Suite 1500
Olathe, KS 66061

Office Hours:

Make an appointment, before coming into the office.

Monday - Friday,
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

(913) 715-7000
(913) 715-7005 fax
jo@listserv.ksu.eduMap to our office

K-State Research and Extension is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting Johnson County Extension at (913)715-7000. Notify staff of accommodation needs as early as possible.

Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service

K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Know Your Credit Score

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Most people know credit scores range from 300 to 850, and that the higher the number, the better the credit rating. But many people don’t know how credit scores are developed. Did you know that you can have more than one credit score? Or that your scores can change over time?

Credit scores are based on how you have used and managed credit over time. That information is compiled into your credit report. It’s actually more important to know what information is in your credit report than to have your credit score. You are encouraged to obtain and review your credit report periodically at www.annualcreditreport.com or by calling toll free 1-877-322-8228.

Learn more about credit reports, credit scores, and managing your credit in the Know Your Credit publication I wrote, that was recently published by K-State Research and Extension http://bookstore.ksre.k-state.edu/pubs/MF3081.pdf

Contact Us

Denise Dias
Family and Consumer Sciences Agent
Denise.Dias@jocogov.org