credit history

noun

Definition of credit history

: a record of having borrowed and repaid money in the past It's hard to buy a car if you don't have any credit history.

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“Credit history.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/credit%20history. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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