Credit Scores Rose for Consumers Who Dealt with COVID Hardships

National Mortgage News, Oct. 8, 2021–Bonnie Sinnock (subscription)
In a study of VantageScore 4.0 changes for consumer credit lines other than student loans, TransUnion found that 58% of those with an indicator of forbearance or any other type of payment relief program in 2020 saw an increase during that year, when the CARES Act limited some adverse credit actions.