Your zip code could have a lot to do with your credit score.
Warm weather and fried foods seem to have put the states south of the Mason-Dixon in a bit of a credit haze. According to transUnion, a Chicago-based credit ratings firm, several southern cities have the lowest average credit scores in the country. Looks like the yanks win this one, y’all. Here’s a look at the 10 metropolitan areas with the lowest marks.
Check out the top 10 highest-scoring cities here.