credit analysis

Definition

The process of evaluating an applicant's loan request or a corporation's debt issue in order to determine the likelihood that the borrower will live up to his/her obligations.

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You should try and make sure that you get a thorough credit analysis before loaning a large amount to anyone.

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The credit analysis was finally in and it was determined that things were a lot different than people thought before.

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Since I always pay my bills on time my banker told me the credit analysis portion of my loan application went smoothly and I was given my loan at a better rate.

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