Credit scores these days remind me of college.
I don’t know about your school but at VT they never wanted to know my name, just my social security number! It was how they tracked just about everything for us. Nowadays credit scores play a similar role in that they are impactful in many ways you may not even be aware of. Check out this article for some good general advice on your credit score.
If you are looking into it as a precursor to a home purchase or a re-finance be sure to reach out to me so that we can give you dedicated, specific assistance in getting your score in the best shape possible!