Minnesotans have the highest average credit score in the country
Minnesotans are No. 1 when it comes to good credit.
By the numbers: With an average score of 739, Minnesota outperformed all other states — and the national average of 711 — in reporting bureau Experian's annual ranking for 2020.
The big picture: Scores here increased six points between 2019 and 2020— a good sign for the financial health of residents during a tumultuous year.
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