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credit karma score is a fico score or regular transunion score?
is this a fico score?
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TransUnion used to use FICO (Fair Isaac) but now uses their own credit scoring system (which is strikingly similar - it seems that TU just didn't want to pay to use the FICO name, for the most part). CK gets their score directly from TransUnion, using TU's CURRENT scoring system: it is NOT your FICO score.

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It is a TU score it is called their TransRisk score.

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my tu score from the main site is different,i wonder why?

At the beginning of the year they moved to the Vantage Score. That score has a range off 550-990.

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