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The Idiot’s Guide to the S&P Downgrade

March 2, 2013

On August 5th, Standard and Poor’s downgraded the United State’s sterling AAA rating to AA+. But what does this letter grade really mean for consumers and citizens? We have compiled a guide to help steer you through the ups and downs of sovereign credit ratings. Source

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What is Credit Rating?

February 15, 2013

Financial information is quite complex and lots of it can be a bit overwhelming; which is why aquaCard decided to create an infographic to explain what your credit rating is. The infographic explains what affects a credit rating and how it’s calculated by credit agencies; hopefully armed with all this information, in the clear and […]

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U.S Credit Rating

February 8, 2013

This infographic provides information for the U.S credit rating using Dagong Global rating and New York Standard and Poor’s rating,and shoes how it compares with that of the rest of the world. It also explains the implications on the U.S if there credit rating drops even further. Source

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The Idiot’s Guide to the S&P Credit Downgrade

December 23, 2012

On August 5th, Standard and Poor’s downgraded the United State’s sterling AAA rating to AA+. But what does this letter grade really mean for consumers and citizens? We have compiled a guide to help steer you through the ups and downs of sovereign credit ratings. Source

Making the Grade: Credit Ratings by Country

Making the Grade: Credit Ratings by Country

October 23, 2012

Credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s recently lowered its outlook on U.S. debt to “negative,” suggesting that the United States’ top-flight “AAA” credit rating is vulnerable to a downgrade. But the U.S. isn’t alone; here’s a look at where other major world economies rank on the credit rating spectrum, plus an sampling of smaller countries […]

How Moving House Can Affect Your Credit Rating

How Moving House Can Affect Your Credit Rating

August 1, 2012

Specialist lender aqua card has released a graphic which will help home-movers understand the impact that moving house might have on their credit rating, and the steps they can take to minimise the damage. Source

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Don’t Flush Your Credit Down the Drain

July 7, 2012

What would happen if you stopped paying those pesky credit card bills? Follow the pipeline below to find out. Source

Credit Ratings by Country

Credit Ratings by Country

May 24, 2012

Sovereign credit ratings express the ability and willingless of an issuer – in this case, countries – to meet its financial obligations in full and on time. In Standard & Poor’s most recent assessment of global ratings, many of the countries that were once considered the strongest lenders are now suffering a negative outlook. So […]