CFA and VantageScore find consumers know more about their scores but don't appreciate their impact on finances.
More consumers have car loans now than at any time since the Great Recession, but delinquency remains low.
Data firm's insurance arm reveals app that aims to prevent smartphone-related car accidents among teens.
TransUnion reports 157 million consumers had credit cards in 2014.
Credit data firm will make scores available to those who sign up for credit tracking services.
Mortgage delinquencies set to drop to lowest point since Q3 2007.
Average loan balance rises from $16,694 to $17,090.
TransUnion reports rate of delinquent auto loans rises by 9% in the second quarter.
Younger consumers continue to have lower debt levels.
Borrowers under the age of 30 have the lowest mortgage delinquency rate of all borrowers.