John Oliver Picks Apart The Truth About Credit Scores

It’s the number that determines so much in this world. With a bad credit score you are bound to have a difficult time renting a place to live, getting a loan to help afford something you need, and even getting a job to help pay your bills.

Having a bad credit score is flat out scary, and is one of the main reasons so many of us have a difficult time sleeping at night. But where did the concept of a credit score even come from?

Leave it to John Oliver to absolutely pick the concept apart on his hit HBO show Last Week Tonight, all while making us laugh. Check it out:

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