Your LinkedIn profile and your creditworthiness

LI-soupI was just alerted to a new article in American Banker that appeared on 08Dec15 “Are LinkedIn Profiles Better Credit Barometer than Loan Applications?” by

His statement:

“A person with a healthy LinkedIn account, who has a full profile and updates their background on a fairly regular basis, can be expected to behave in certain, predictable ways and may exhibit certain attractive social demographic characteristics to a financial services company.”

positively intrigues me.

It’s yet another reason you have to look your best and continually share your best on LinkedIn.

As I told a class the other day, on LinkedIn, once you have perfected a great profile, it’s better to routinely give than receive and you never know how it comes back to you, perhaps even in reduced points on your mortgage…



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LinkedIn coach and evangelist, having a great time pursuing my passion of connecting professionals so they can collaborate more!
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