Building Credit without a Social Security Number
Learn best practices for building credit without an SSN and pick up tips for dealing with the special challenges those without an SSN may face.
This course is free to CBA members thanks to funding from TransUnion
Myth: You can't build credit if you don't have a Social Security Number (SSN)
Fact: You can still access credit products, build credit history, and establish credit scores without a Social Security Number - if you know how
In this quick course, you'll learn what Personal Identifying Information (PII) is and how bureaus use it, consider best practices for building credit without an SSN, and pick up tips for dealing with the special challenges those without an SSN may face. We'll also cover how an SSN and an ITIN (Individual Taxpayer Number) differ when it comes to credit building.
Plus, you'll receive access to resources, including a tipsheet especially designed for you to use with your participants, then wrap up with a short quiz to test your knowledge. Finish within six months to receive a certificate to document your learning.
Important: you will NOT be able to register others for this course and will only be able to buy one course. Registrations are NOT transferrable. Each user should register themselves.